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Latitude: 52.0598 / 52°3'35"N
Longitude: 0.1936 / 0°11'36"E
OS Eastings: 550481
OS Northings: 242431
OS Grid: TL504424
Mapcode National: GBR MBG.V1K
Mapcode Global: VHHKX.9HP9
Plus Code: 9F42355V+WC
Entry Name: Main Building to Great Chesterford Railway Station
Listing Date: 1 September 1971
Last Amended: 22 February 1980
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1305565
English Heritage Legacy ID: 121903
Location: Great Chesterford, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10
Civil Parish: Great Chesterford
Built-Up Area: Great Chesterford
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Ickleton
Church of England Diocese: Ely
GREAT CHESTERFORD LONDON ROAD
Main building to
(formerly listed as
TL 5042 28/797 1.9.71
Built circa 1845 by Francis Thompson, railway architect of the early C19, whose
work (mainly in the north midlands) includes, notably, Chester station. In
1845 "The Builder" attributed both Great Chesterford and Audley End stations
to Francis Thompson. A rectangular yellow gault brick building with a parapet,
stucco band and elemental cornice. Two storeys. Five window range on both
the approach and platform fronts, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in
plain stucco architraves with simple cornices. The ground storey windows have
been altered with horizontal glazing bars. The north and south ends each has
one window range. The platform has a C20 canopy without a fascia, on original
"gallows" angle brackets with moulded pendants.
Listing NGR: TL5048142431
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