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Transfer Shed Approximately 420 Metres North West of Didcot Railway Shed, Didcot

Description: Transfer Shed Approximately 420 Metres North West of Didcot Railway Shed

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 248628

OS Grid Reference: SU5234990916
OS Grid Coordinates: 452349, 190916
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6146, -1.2453

Location: Bowmont Water, Didcot, Oxfordshire OX11 7FZ

Locality: Didcot
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX11 7FZ

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Listing Text

SU5290 (North side)
12/16 Transfer shed approx. 420m. NW
of Didcot Railway Station

- II

Transfer shed. C.1840, with C20 alterations. C20 engineering brick base;
timber-framing; weatherboarding; corrugated iron roof with ventilator to ridge.
2 round-topped train arches to each end with lower round-topped arch to centre.
Ventilating openings to eaves. Angle-braced roof. Formed part of Brunel's
buildings at Didcot Railway Station, moved to present site c.1983.

Listing NGR: SU5234990916

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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