Empress Swimming Pool
Sports facility · 9a Park Street, Chatteris, PE16 6AB
What and where?
Swimming pool, housed in a former art-deco cinema, at 9A Park St, Chatteris.
The pool is operated by a charity, The Empress Swimming Pool Trust, which was set up by the original owner/builder of the pool. The building itself is owned privately, and has previously come under threat of sale.
Why should this be listed?
It was listed as an ACV by Fenland District Council in 2019.
This is the only swimming pool in the town. It is used by the town's swimming club, local schools, by various swimming teachers, and by individuals and families who can buy a membership or privately hire the pool.
Nominated by Chatteris Past, Present & Future on Tuesday 18 August 2020