4 Former Filter Beds, Water Tank and Steps at Cropston Reservoir Water Works, Bradgate Road, Cropston (Grade II)

Geo: 52.6973, -1.1858
Date ListedThu 15th March, 1984
CategoryStatutory Listed Building
AddressNo. 4 Former Filter Beds Bradgate Road Cropston LE7 7GB
GradeGrade II
Grid ReferenceSK5512211387
Volume, Map, Item286, 4, 110
WardRothley & Thurcaston

Four former filter beds, water tank and steps of c1880. By J B Everard of Leicester. Blue brick lining walls, stone edges, cast iron railings to slate covered tank and stone steps. Flights of steps with side parapets and piers with tops lead down eastwards from 1870 pumping house to four filter beds of elongated octagonal plan. These are placed round central covered slate slabs, cast iron railings and small central metal ventilation lantern. Complex stands in park like setting with choice trees and shrubs.

The description above describes the salient features of the building as it was at the date of listing. It is given in order to aid identification; it is not intended to be either comprehensive or exclusive.

Statutory Listing covers all parts of the property and its curtilage, ie all internal and external elements whether described or not.