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Ongar Station, Ongar

Description: Ongar Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 117817

OS Grid Reference: TL5511003484
OS Grid Coordinates: 555110, 203484
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7087, 0.2436

Location: Bowes Dr, Ongar, Essex CM5 9JD

Locality: Ongar
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM5 9JD

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Listing Text

8/102 Ongar Station

- II

Railway Station and Station Masters House. Formerly Great Eastern Railway.
Opened 1865. Known originally as The Epping Railway and commenced 1858. Red
brick built with gault rusticate quoins, gault dressed windows with segmented
heads and keystones. Gault bands to eaves and below and above ground and first
floor windows. Stone cills throughout, with stone cill supports. Hipped roof
to house, which is 2 storied. Single storey to attached, central ticket office
block and hipped single storey crosswing waiting room, all roofs grey slate.
1:2:2:1 window range of double hung sliding sashes with a single matching window
to first floor of house. Glazed lean-to, infill porch, between house and
crosswing. This porch supported by 4 large cast iron brackets with circles
to spandrels. The central, double doors ½ glazed with a light above. The house
front has a 3 window range of matching double hung sash windows, central 4 panel
door with light over, all features match the Station frontage. Internally all
original features remain including panelled walls with 6 pilaster strips,
centrally placed ticket opening. 4 panelled doors with moulded surrounds and
apron to windows. The Platform face has an enclosed, glazed lean-to.

Listing NGR: TL5511003484

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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