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Earlestown Station Building to South of Railway, Newton-le-Willows

Description: Earlestown Station Building to South of Railway

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 February 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 216336

OS Grid Reference: SJ5775895120
OS Grid Coordinates: 357758, 395120
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4511, -2.6375

Location: Earlestown, Newton-le-Willows WA12 9AU

Locality: Newton-le-Willows
County: St Helens
Country: England
Postcode: WA12 9AU

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/46 Earlestown station
building to south
3.2.66 of railway
(Formerly listed as Original
- Station buildings, Earlstown
Railway station building. Possibly c.1840. Stone with
slate roof. One storey, 5 bays, end bays are recessed and
lower, with parapet. Centre has mullioned windows with high
transoms; elaborate mouldings; 5-light rectangular bay
window and 4-light window. Entrance has segmental head with
foliate spandrels and buttress to left; paired panelled
doors. Right return has rectangular 4-light bay window with
traceried panels in cable moulding above; embattled parapet.
Canopy extends round returns of 3-bay centre supported on
chamfered timber posts and curved brackets. 3 stacks have
octagonal flues with concave sides and moulded caps. Rear
is similar, stepped facade; 4-light window with crenellations
embelished with shields above.

Listing NGR: SJ5775895120

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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