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Cardington Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Cardington, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.114 / 52°6'50"N

Longitude: -0.4177 / 0°25'3"W

OS Eastings: 508442

OS Northings: 247371

OS Grid: TL084473

Mapcode National: GBR G2F.H5Q

Mapcode Global: VHFQG.Q406

Entry Name: Cardington Railway Station

Listing Date: 17 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114153

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36667

Location: Cardington, Bedford, MK44

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Cardington

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cardington

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


9/30 Cardington Railway Station

- II

Railway station. Later C19 (mentioned in P.O. Directory, 1869). Yellow gault
brick with polychrome brick dressings. Platform elevation partly rendered.
C20 tile roofs. Simplified Venetian Gothic style. T-plan, main block of 2
storeys, gable end to platform, with single-storey 5-bay block to SE. All
openings have polychrome brick semicircular heads and semicircular hood moulds
with decorative stops. Most windows are paired single lights, with cast iron
casements in geometric design. Passenger entrance through 6 panel door to
Easternmost bay of lower block, NE elevation. Polychrome dentil cornice to
eaves. Pierced wavy-edged and cusped bargeboards to gables. 3 paired stacks,
one at intersection of blocks, 2 to 2-storeyed block. Lower block within
angle to platform side has coped gablets above openings, but is otherwise
similar to rest of building.

Listing NGR: TL0844247371

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