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Abergele and Pensarn Station, 'Up' Platform Building.

A Grade II Listed Building in Abergele, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2951 / 53°17'42"N

Longitude: -3.5821 / 3°34'55"W

OS Eastings: 294644

OS Northings: 378742

OS Grid: SH946787

Mapcode National: GBR 3ZFB.8H

Mapcode Global: WH657.YFDQ

Entry Name: Abergele and Pensarn Station, 'Up' Platform Building.

Listing Date: 5 August 1997

Last Amended: 5 August 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18704

Building Class: Transport

Location: The 'Up' platform building is on the N side of the track at Abergele Station, and is gained by a path from the overbridge to the W.

County: Conwy

Town: Abergele

Community: Abergele

Community: Abergele

Locality: Pensarn

Built-Up Area: Abergele

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

Probably built 1883 for the London and North Western Railway Company, for their improvments to the former Chester and Holyhead Railway station. The line at the rear, by the beach, was used for camping coaches.

Exterior

Buckley brindle brick with red brick dressings on a blue brick plinth. Slate roof. Six bays, with door in the second bay from each end. Detail as the 'Down' platform building. Roof hipped and gable stacks. An open roofed goods handling area at the W end, of timber framing, with a valenced flat roof supported on iron columns, and high level glazing on 2 sides.

Interior

Waiting room and cloakrooms.

Reasons for Listing

Included as one of a group of well preserved mid-later C19 railway station buildings.

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