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Latitude: 52.9871 / 52°59'13"N
Longitude: -3.0433 / 3°2'35"W
OS Eastings: 330061
OS Northings: 343820
OS Grid: SJ300438
Mapcode National: GBR 73.HZ48
Mapcode Global: WH89B.752T
Entry Name: Ruabon Railway Station
Listing Date: 24 February 1983
Last Amended: 22 February 1995
Source ID: 1719
Building Class: Transport
Location: Situated off Bridge Street to the W of the town centre.
Community: Ruabon (Rhiwabon)
Built-Up Area: Ruabon
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Designed by Henry Robertson in the 1860s replacing the original Shrewsbury and Chester Railway Station by T M Penson. Converted to offices late C20 and platform canopy removed.
Tudor-Gothic Revival style, single storey. Sandstone ashlar with rusticated quoins, slate roof, stone chimneys. Elevation to road: projecting gabled wings to each end with stone copings and finials. Each has a tall mullioned and transomed window, partially blocked. Central range has central mullioned and transomed window, and a doorway on each side with Tudor-arch head and dimpled spandrels. Low ranges with end stack set back and attached to left and right. Similar platform elevation: low flanking ranges have blocked entrances and windows, other openings blocked, cast-iron gutter with shaped brackets and cast-iron rainwater goods.
Listed for its special interest as good example of an 1860s station in a style popular for rural railway architecture.
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