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Ground Level Signal Box at the Former Burton Agnes Railway Station, Burton Agnes

Description: Ground Level Signal Box at the Former Burton Agnes Railway Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1984
Building ID: 1420282

OS Grid Reference: TA1078162367
OS Grid Coordinates: 510781, 462367
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0454, -0.3096

Locality: Burton Agnes
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Postcode: YO25 4NL

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Listing Text


Signal box built in 1870

Reason for Listing

The ground level signal box at the former Burton Agnes Railway Station is designated at Grade II for the following principal reasons:

* Date: a rare survival of a signal box of this date (1870).


Signal box. 1870. For North Eastern Railway. Disused at time of resurvey.


Pinkish-orange brick with gault brick dressings and Welsh slate roof. Single storey, 2 bays. Plinth. Quoins. Entrance to gable end a 4-panel door, with 18-pane Yorkshire sash to right under continuous lintel. Main facade has two 18-pane Yorkshire sashes. Rear facade has fixed 9-pane light with radial glazing to head under round arch. To rear gable end an 18-pane Yorkshire sash. Overhanging eaves with timber valance continuing as decorative barge boards to gable ends. Corner stack.

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/05/2014

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