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Hellifield Station Main Passenger Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Hellifield, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0109 / 54°0'39"N

Longitude: -2.2279 / 2°13'40"W

OS Eastings: 385160

OS Northings: 457236

OS Grid: SD851572

Mapcode National: GBR DQW1.GY

Mapcode Global: WHB6Y.RG80

Entry Name: Hellifield Station Main Passenger Building

Listing Date: 7 April 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131702

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323853

Location: Hellifield, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Hellifield

Built-Up Area: Hellifield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hellifield St Aidan

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 85 NE
(east side)
Hellifield Station,
7.4.77 main passenger building

- II

Main passenger building, c1880 for Midland Railway. Hammer-dressed stone, ashlar
dressings, slate roof. Station is set on an island platform approached by an
underground passage from station yard. 2 storeys, 18 bays. 5 entrances on
each side have moulded surrounds with fluted consoles to lintels of 2 northernmost
passageways. Tall windows have deeply splayed cills; moulded panels. All windows
and most entrances are now boarded. 5 bay upper floor: 4 dormers to east, 3
to west; bargeboards. 6 ridge stacks. C20 plank extension to north and separate
plank extension to south. Endorsed by extensive cast iron and glazed canopy:
12 bays on east, 11 bays on west. Elaborate columns, high pedestals flutes,
pronounced entasis and eclectic capitals. Cast iron brackets and ornamental
spandrels incorporate the Midland Wyvern symbol, MR logo and elaborate foliage.
Interior not accessible. Late-C19 cast iron weighbridge on platform at south
end of station buildings embossed MR and RD KITCHIN WARRINGTON. Cast iron railings
to ramp up to platform. White ceramic tiles to underground passage: wrought
iron entrance gates.

Listing NGR: SD8516057236

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

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