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Main Station Building Associated Platform Furniture and Original Name Board on Up Platform Only, Charlbury

Description: Main Station Building Associated Platform Furniture and Original Name Board on Up Platform Only

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 254141

OS Grid Reference: SP3522519441
OS Grid Coordinates: 435225, 219441
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8724, -1.4898

Location: Forest Road, Charlbury, Oxfordshire OX7 3HH

Locality: Charlbury
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 3HH

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Listing Text

SP3519 Main station building
5/1 associated platform
7.1.75 furniture and original
name board on up
platform only

Station. 1853 for Oxford, Worcester and Wolverhampton Railway in Brunel's
standard Italianate style. Timber-framed and weatherboarded with brick
chimney and hipped slate roof. Single storey. Central Waiting Room with
Station Master's office to north and Ladies Waiting Room and lavatories to
south. 3 bays with overhanging eaves on moulded brackets forming a canopy
over the platform and with a projecting central bay to the east facing the
station yard. Round-headed casement windows have moulded architraves and
2 brackets under each sill. One C20 door on each front with plain
fanlight. Plain impost band on all sides. Interior has matchboard
panelling to dado level. Station Master's Office has contemporary bench
with drawers. Waiting Room and Ladies Waiting Room each have one
contemporary bench with turned legs and arm rests, and buttoned leather
upholstery. 5 benches on platform have cast iron supports with GWR
monogram in spandrels. Original station name board has 'CHARLBURY' in a
bold sans serif face, on two posts.

Listing NGR: SP3522519441

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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