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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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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

Plus Code: 9C2QC84J+8Q

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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10/111 Former Carriage works and
3.8.76 Locomotive shed at Lostwithiel
Railway Station

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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