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Oakham Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Oakham, Rutland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6722 / 52°40'19"N

Longitude: -0.7342 / 0°44'3"W

OS Eastings: 485688

OS Northings: 309030

OS Grid: SK856090

Mapcode National: GBR CRL.F6Z

Mapcode Global: WHFKN.P3L7

Entry Name: Oakham Railway Station

Listing Date: 14 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435874

Location: Oakham, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Oakham

Built-Up Area: Oakham

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Oakham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be included:
SK 80 NE OAKHAM

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Oakham Railway Station
GV II

Railway station. 1847. Red brick with buff brick dressings and Welsh slate roof
with brick ridge and end stacks. Italianate style with recessed centre between
cross-wings and outer single-storey wings. 2-storey 5-window range of three
2-light casements to centre and single glazing-bar sashes with arched heads and
margin lights to wings. These last in recessed giant arches with impost band. On
ground floor, a loggia-like porch to centre supported on 4 square whitewashed
piers. Doorways and two 12-pane sashes within. Cross-wings also have 12-pane
sashes within the giant arches. Wide projecting eaves supported on pairs of
shaped brackets. Single-storey block to left with further doorways and glazing-
bar sashes. Similar block to right also has glazing bar sashes, those three
immediately to right of main range with arched heads and margin lights. On the
platform side a cast-iron canopy with decorative ironwork, further 12-pane and
other glazing-bar sashes to ground floor and three 2-light casements to 1st
floor. Part-glazed panelled doors with overlights. Forms a group with Oakham
level Crossing Signal Box (qv) and Oakham Level Crossing Footbridge (qv).


Listing NGR: SK8568809030

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

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