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Former Baschurch Railway Station, Baschurch

Description: Former Baschurch Railway Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260732

OS Grid Reference: SJ4295922665
OS Grid Coordinates: 342959, 322665
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7985, -2.8474

Location: B4397, Baschurch, Shropshire SY4 2BQ

Locality: Baschurch
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 2BQ

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Listing Text

SJ 42 SW east side)

15/32 Former Baschurch Rail-
- way Station
Railway station, now disused although part converted to domestic accommod-
ation. 1848 on Shrewsbury to Chester Railway with later additions and
alterations. Stuccoed red sandstone; slate roof with ornamental bargeboards
and pointed finials. Gothic style. 2 storeys. Entrance side has
slightly projecting gable to left, gabled half-dormer to centre and narrow
gabled projection to right. Mullioned and transomed latticed windows
in painted stone architraves, one on each floor to left gable, one to
half-dormer and to right projection on first floor. Central gabled porch
has infilled Tudor-arched doorway with hollow spandrels; mullioned and
transomed windows to either side, left with cill removed and 6-panel door
inserted. Prominent stuccoed stack with red brick top to right of left
gable and small internal end stack to right. Single-storey range to
right has similar windows and tall ridge stack to centre. Former platform
side has gables to left and right of slightly recessed centre section
with gabled half-dormer. Similar half-dormer to single-storey range
and mulioned and transomed latticed windows throughout. Peter E. Baughan,
A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain, Vol. 11, North and Mid
Wales (1980), pp. 39, 45.

Listing NGR: SJ4295922665

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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