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Former Waiting Room, Alton Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Farley, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.9815 / 52°58'53"N

Longitude: -1.8963 / 1°53'46"W

OS Eastings: 407062

OS Northings: 342684

OS Grid: SK070426

Mapcode National: GBR 37R.1DJ

Mapcode Global: WHBD4.VB65

Entry Name: Former Waiting Room, Alton Railway Station

Listing Date: 17 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037885

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275131

Location: Farley, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Farley

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Alton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SK 0642-0742 FARLEY C.P. FARLEY LANE (South-west side)

13/136 Former waiting room, Alton
- railway station

Former waiting roam. Circa 1849. Rock faced ashlar with chamfered
rustication and smooth faced ashlar dressings; hipped pan tile roofs
with bracketed overhanging eaves; ashlar ridge stack. Italianate
style; aligned east-west facing south, main range to the centre with
shelter to the south and extensions to the north and west. One storey;
4 bays, open fronted shelter with wooden piers bracketed to the eaves
and wooden fretted fringe, 2 round-headed windows with bracketed sills;
half-glazed doors to left and right with semi-circular fan-lights, both
doors and windows are recessed. Alton railway station formerly served
the now disused Churnet Valley Railway which opened in 1849.

Listing NGR: SK0706242684

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

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