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Ticket Office and Waiting Room West of Station House, Haltwhistle

Description: Ticket Office and Waiting Room West of Station House

Grade: II
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

Location: Station Road, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 0AH

Locality: Haltwhistle
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE49 0AH

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Listing Text

NY 76 SW
(East side)
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

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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