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Latitude: 54.9681 / 54°58'5"N
Longitude: -2.4629 / 2°27'46"W
OS Eastings: 370459
OS Northings: 563816
OS Grid: NY704638
Mapcode National: GBR CB7Z.KW
Mapcode Global: WH912.4DF7
Entry Name: Ticket Office and Waiting Room West of Station House
Listing Date: 22 August 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1045237
English Heritage Legacy ID: 240764
Location: Haltwhistle, Northumberland, NE49
Civil Parish: Haltwhistle
Built-Up Area: Haltwhistle
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Haltwhistle Holy Cross
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
HALTWHISTLE STATION ROAD
NY 76 SW
16/30 Ticket office and
22.8.73 waiting room, west
of Station House
Waiting room and former ticket office (the latter now a Tourist Information
Centre). 1838, probably by Benjamin Green for the Newcastle and Carlisle
Railway Company. Dressed stone, Welsh slate roof and ashlar chimney stack.
L-plan: main block with wing on right rear. Tudor style. Single storey.
4-bay front has low plinth and quoins. Enlarged C20 doorway at left; 6-panel
door at right in chamfered surround under hoodmould. C19 circular clock face
in wall beside right doorway. Two 2-light chamfered-mullioned windows between
doorways with replaced sashes under hoodmoulds. Moulded stone gutter brackets.
Roof has coped gables with square blocks at apexes and shaped kneelers.
Central octagonal-plan ridge stack with moulded top band. 2-bay rear wing has
similar fenestration and details. Included for group value.
(G. Whittle, The Newcastle and Carlisle Railway, 1979).
Listing NGR: NY7045963816
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