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Description: Ticket Office and Waiting Room West of Station House
Date Listed: 22 August 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 240764
OS Grid Reference: NY7045963816
OS Grid Coordinates: 370459, 563816
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9681, -2.4629
HALTWHISTLE STATION ROAD
NY 76 SW
16/30 Ticket office and
22.8.73 waiting room, west
of Station House
Waiting room and former ticket office (the latter now a Tourist Information
Centre). 1838, probably by Benjamin Green for the Newcastle and Carlisle
Railway Company. Dressed stone, Welsh slate roof and ashlar chimney stack.
L-plan: main block with wing on right rear. Tudor style. Single storey.
4-bay front has low plinth and quoins. Enlarged C20 doorway at left; 6-panel
door at right in chamfered surround under hoodmould. C19 circular clock face
in wall beside right doorway. Two 2-light chamfered-mullioned windows between
doorways with replaced sashes under hoodmoulds. Moulded stone gutter brackets.
Roof has coped gables with square blocks at apexes and shaped kneelers.
Central octagonal-plan ridge stack with moulded top band. 2-bay rear wing has
similar fenestration and details. Included for group value.
(G. Whittle, The Newcastle and Carlisle Railway, 1979).
Listing NGR: NY7045963816
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Source: English Heritage
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