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Former Railway Station Building at Atherstone Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Atherstone, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.5784 / 52°34'42"N

Longitude: -1.552 / 1°33'7"W

OS Eastings: 430451

OS Northings: 297941

OS Grid: SP304979

Mapcode National: GBR 5HP.BDV

Mapcode Global: WHCHD.4G64

Entry Name: Former Railway Station Building at Atherstone Station

Listing Date: 12 March 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309171

Location: Atherstone, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, CV9

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Atherstone

Built-Up Area: Atherstone

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Merevale with Bentley

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SP3097 (South-west side)
9/79 Former railway station
12/03/80 building at Atherstone Station
- II
Former railway station, now offices. 1847. By J.W. Livock for the Trent Valley
Railway. Brick with limestone dressings. Steep-pitched roofs have bands of
fish-scaie tiles and plain-tiles. Coped gable parapets have moulded octagonal
finials to apex and moulded kneelers; brick ridge, end, and internal stacks have
decorated octagonal shafts with moulded and embattled cornices to left part, and
similar diagonally-set square shafts to right ranges. Tudor style. One and 2
storeys; 8 bays. Projecting gabled second bay has moulded basket-arched doorway
with late C20 double-leaf 4-panelled doors and overlight. Moulded string course
and corbelled-out cross window in stone surround above. Double-chamfered 2-light
stone mullioned windows with quoined surrounds and late C20 leaded lights
throughout. 2-storey gabled left range. Right range of one storey and attic has
central gabled porch with 4-panelled double-leaf doors in moulded 4-centred arch
with hood mould and lozenge stops. Shield panel in gable. Gabled half-dormer
above. Cross windows to left and right have shield panels above. One-storey
2-bay range has 4-panelled door and window. Gabled range of one stormy and attic
to right has ground-floor window set in shallow projection with parapet, Left
return side has internal stack. Similar elevation to platform to rear; the
canopies have been removed. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP3045197941

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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