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Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in North Tawton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7844 / 50°47'3"N

Longitude: -3.8937 / 3°53'37"W

OS Eastings: 266598

OS Northings: 100025

OS Grid: SS665000

Mapcode National: GBR KY.ZZ9S

Mapcode Global: FRA 27Q0.QVK

Entry Name: Railway Station

Listing Date: 8 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326433

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92960

Location: North Tawton, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: North Tawton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: North Tawton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

NORTH TAWTON
SS 60 SE
6/77 Railway Station
II
Station building and station-master's house, now disused. 1865. Walls of
irregularly sized stone blocks which are coursed. Gable ended slate roofs. 3 stone
stacks - one at either end of house and one axial to 1-storey building.
Plan: Station-master's house to left with 2 heated rooms and 1 storey station
building to right which has ticket office and waiting room to its right.
Exterior: 2-storey house to left and recessed 1-storey station to its right with
slightly projecting gable at its right end. The house has a double gabled 2-window
front of original 1 and 2-light sash windows in arched openings and with contrasting
plastered stone architraves. Central doorway with C19 panelled door. Station
building has doorway to left of centre with arched head and similar 1-light window
to either side, 3-light window to right-hand end. The rear elevation facing the
platform is similar in reverse and retains its original platform canopy to the
recessed section with ornate wrought iron brackets and wooden fretwork frieze.


Listing NGR: SS6659800025

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