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Workshop Station, House and Outbuildings, Worksop

Description: Workshop Station, House and Outbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 241249

OS Grid Reference: SK5853979758
OS Grid Coordinates: 458539, 379758
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3115, -1.1228

Location: Worksop, Nottinghamshire S81 S80 1PD

Locality: Worksop
Local Authority: Bassetlaw District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: S80 1PD

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Listing Text

(West side)

3/42 Worksop Station, house
and outbuildings [Formerly
10.4.75 listed as Worksop Railway
Station (Building to Entrance


Railway station, station house and outbuildings. 1850. Jacobean
style. By J. Drabble for Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire
Railway Co. Ashlar with ashlar dressings and steep pitched
slate roofs. Chamfered plinth, moulded impost band and string
course and coped parapet. 3 coped gables, 2 and 4 banded,
corbelled ridge stacks. Balanced facade with projecting gabled
central bay and flanking gabled bays; single storey, 17 unequal
bays. Central bay has round headed doorway with projecting
keystones and fanlight, flanked by tapering diced pilasters with
square bases and moulded capitals, blocked frieze and moulded
cornice. Above, shouldered shaped gable with obelisk finial,
containing strapwork panel with roundel. Each flanking bay has
a single tripartite sash with cornice, and above, strapwork panel
with roundel and above, small blocked light. To left, 5 plain
sashes and single mullioned window; to right, 6 plain sashes and
single mullioned window., Beyond, to left, coursed squared
rubble boundary wall with ramped coping, containing 2 chamfered
doorways and single square pier with obelisk finial; beyond, to
right, single bay link to station house with single plain sash.
Station house, 2 storeys plus garrets, 3 bays, L-plan, has first
floor band, 3 shaped coped gables, 2 gable and single roof
stacks. Projecting bay to left has large central plain sash
flanked by single smaller sashes, with surround with diced
pilasters, blocked frieze and moulded cornice. To right, 2 plain
sashes. Above, to left, plain sash with hood mould, and to right,
3 plain sashes. Above again, shaped gable with small light and
obelisk finial. To right again, 2 single storey ranges of
different heights, 7 bays. 2 shaped coped gables, single gable
and single rear wall stacks. Off-centre projecting bay has 2
plain sashes with intermediate pilaster and quoins, frieze and
cornice. Above, broken pediment with segmental centre section
and ball finial. To left, 3 plain sashes and to right, 2 plain
sashes and doorway. Above, to right, flat roofed dormer with 3
casements. Beyond again, coped boundary wall. Platform side
has late C19 glazed iron canopies and footbridge. Up side has
single storey range with coped parapet.

Listing NGR: SK5853979758

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Source: English Heritage

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