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Horsham Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Horsham, West Sussex

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Latitude: 51.066 / 51°3'57"N

Longitude: -0.3192 / 0°19'9"W

OS Eastings: 517866

OS Northings: 130976

OS Grid: TQ178309

Mapcode National: GBR HJN.43T

Mapcode Global: FRA B669.KFY

Entry Name: Horsham Railway Station

Listing Date: 2 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461982

Location: Horsham, West Sussex, RH12

County: West Sussex

District: Horsham

Town: Horsham

Electoral Ward/Division: Horsham Park

Built-Up Area: Horsham

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Horsham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Horsham Railway Station


Railway station. Built in 1938 by the Southern Railway in International Modern Style. Built of brown brick in English bond with stone Plinth, concrete cornice and canopy and flat roof which is partly glazed. Main entrance on North Street has an asymmetrical elliptical curve. One storey with deep stone plinth and attached concrete fluted canopy. The Ticket Office has a deeper canopy supported on 2 brick and concrete engaged columns with 7 square light fittings. Above this is a tall parapet with curved glazed roodlight flanked by 3 cylindrical steps. Three oak double doors to Booking Hall, One other pair of double doors, three single doors and two windows, an with horizontal glazing. North east side is angled with a series of windows and taller goods yard behind. Concrete walkways with two tall square towers with corner windows terminate in a single storey rear entrance and waiting lobby of brown brick with projecting concrete canopy supported on columns. (Illustrated in Gordon Buck's "A Pictorial History of Railway Stations' 1992.)

Listing NGR: TQ1786630976

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