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Dartmouth Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3514 / 50°21'4"N

Longitude: -3.5772 / 3°34'38"W

OS Eastings: 287884

OS Northings: 51350

OS Grid: SX878513

Mapcode National: GBR QS.RBKB

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.N5L

Entry Name: Dartmouth Station

Listing Date: 19 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297055

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387344

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dartmouth

Built-Up Area: Dartmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartmouth Townstal

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


DARTMOUTH

SX874510 SOUTH EMBANKMENT
673-1/8/230 (East side)
19/08/74 Dartmouth Station

GV II

Former landing stage for ferry from the Kingswear railway
terminus. c1864-70. Timber-framed, of large-panel framing with
middle rails covered internally with vertical boards, all
painted, on a brick plinth; hipped roof of coated slate.
EXTERIOR: One storey; 6-bay front contains a series of windows
(mostly full-height) and glazed doors, all C20 without glazing
bars. Similar windows and doors on the other sides. Old timber
thresholds indicate 2 original front doorways, one in the bay
right of centre and another in the right end bay. Canopy with
timber valance across the front carried on cast-iron brackets.
It is roofed with corrugated-iron and glass. Timber box
cornice at eaves level. Hipped roof has flat top to
accommodate ventilators, enclosed by a balustrade of
ornamental cast-iron; each standard with a large star and
taller, more-elaborate finials each end. At the right (south)
end there is a contemporary covered approach originally
connecting to the ferry landing stage; a pitched
corrugated-iron roof supported at the end on a single upright
iron girder.
INTERIOR: Flat C20 ceiling hides the roof structure.


Listing NGR: SX8788451350

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