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© Mr Richard M. Brown FRICS

IoE Number: 432966
Location: WORKSHOP RANGE TO SOUTH WEST OF MAIN ENGINE HOUSE CROSSNESS PUMPING STATION, BELVEDERE ROAD
  BEXLEY, BEXLEY, GREATER LONDON
Photographer: Mr Richard M. Brown FRICS
Date Photographed: 02 September 2003
Date listed: 01 March 1990
Date of last amendment: 01 March 1990
Grade II

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BELVEDERE ROADTQ 48 SEBELVEDERE1/3Workshop range to SW ofmain engine house (qv),

BELVEDERE ROAD TQ 48 SE BELVEDERE 1/3 Workshop range to SW of main engine house (qv), Crossness Pumping Station II GV Workshop. Built 1862-5 by Contractor William Webster to designs of Sir Joseph Bazalgette and Charles Henry Driver. Flemish bond yellow brick with gauged red brick dressings and Portland Stone to kneelers and buttresses; gabled slate roof with glazed rooflights. Rectangular plan. Each 3-bay gable end has stone-coped gable with moulded kneelers: plank double doors set in semi-circular arched architrave with raised imposts and dog-tooth hood mould set within similar blind recessed arch flanked by recessed panels; doorway flanked by similar blind arches set in square-headed recessed bay with carved stone corbels to arcaded frieze and dentilled dog-tooth cornice. North wall of 12 bays has similar blind arches set in similar square-headed recessed bays, and 2 inserted C20 entries. South wall of 24 bays has offset buttresses dividing recessed bays each of which has similar frieze and cornices. Interior: 12-bay wrought-iron roof. One of a pair of workshops facing south elevation of the boiler house of Bazagette's engine house of 1862-5 (Contract drawings in GLRO: MBW 2511)

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