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Oakham Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Oakham, Rutland

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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:

Oakham Railway Station

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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