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Former Midland Railway Station, Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Description: Former Midland Railway Station

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 187719

OS Grid Reference: SK3554916267
OS Grid Coordinates: 435549, 316267
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7429, -1.4749

Location: Tamworth Road, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire LE65 2GL

Locality: Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE65 2GL

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Listing Text

(West Side)
SK 3516 2/18 8.5.50. Former Midland Railway Station


1849. Architect possibly Robert Chaplin. Centre and 2 flanking outer bays each
side. Further 3-bay eastern wing. Ashlar, plinth. Cornice and blocking course.
Roof not visible. Same roof line throughout but eastern wing has lower storey
accommodated in ground slope. Greek Doric style. Centre advanced entrance with
wreathed paterae on frieze and fluted engaged pillars flanking double door of
8 panels set in shouldered architrave. Steps approach doors; solid stone block
at west side of steps may have been used as mounting block. Flaking recessed
wings each with 1 bow window, centre door at western side. Outer advanced bay
of 1 window in shouldered architrave - the latter extending to top of plinth.
Glazing bars. Eastern wing with 2 C19 barred casements, ends in bay with 2 windows.

Listing NGR: SK3554916267

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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