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Former Carriage Works and Locomotive Shed at Lostwithiel Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Lostwithiel, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4059 / 50°24'21"N

Longitude: -4.6681 / 4°40'5"W

OS Eastings: 210501

OS Northings: 59622

OS Grid: SX105596

Mapcode National: GBR N5.RSTZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 173Z.967

Entry Name: Former Carriage Works and Locomotive Shed at Lostwithiel Railway Station

Listing Date: 3 August 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70863

Location: Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Lostwithiel

Built-Up Area: Lostwithiel

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Lostwithiel

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

LOSTWITHIEL LOSTWITHIEL
SX 15 NW
10/111 Former Carriage works and
-
3.8.76 Locomotive shed at Lostwithiel
Railway Station
II

Carriage works and locomotive shed for the Cornwall Railway. Opened 1859. Designed
possibly by I.K. Brunel. Random slatestone rubble with brick dressings; partly
weatherboarded. Slate roof with gable ends, lower range partly roofed in asbestos
slate and corrugated asbestos.
Long rectangular plan in 2 ranges, with entrance for carriages at each gable end;
entrances to front. Main block of 2 storeys and 8 bays, first floor has round-arched
windows with iron frames and radiating heads, arranged four to left and four to
right. Ground floor has 10 openings, windows and 4 doors, all with round-arched
heads. Right gable end has tall sliding doors to left and C20 external stair to
right, leading to door at upper level to rear. Rear has 7 windows at first floor as
on front, ground floors 8 bays, with windows as on front and doors at 3rd bay from
left and 2nd from right.
Attached to left of the main building, a single storey range of it bays, with round-
arched openings with banded brick heads, windows and 4 doors; the roof is partly in
asbestos slate and partly corrugated asbestos. To left gable end weatherboarded,
with sliding doors. The rear has a tall square brick stack with stoke hole or
inspection hole at base; 11 window openings with round-arched banded brick heads,
some blocked.
Interior Not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX1050159622

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