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Sudbury Crossing Signal Box, Draycott in the Clay

Description: Sudbury Crossing Signal Box

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 273915

OS Grid Reference: SK1625330662
OS Grid Coordinates: -691200, 4232777
Latitude/Longitude: 100.0000, 100.0000

Location: A515, Ashbourne DE6 5GX

Locality: Draycott in the Clay
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE6 5GX

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:


8/109 Sudbury Crossing
Signal Box


Signal box on the (former) North Staffordshire Railway. 1885. Design derived from
theMcKenzie & Holland type 1 box, but constructed by the railway company (rather
than contractors). Brick in English bond; Welsh slate roof. Ground floor with
2 round-headed windows with glazing bars to locking room (track side); continuous
fenestration above returning to each end. Wavy barge-boarding and weather-bearded
gable walls. Sash window and tall stack to rear. Open steps to door. The box is
understood to retain its original gatewheel and 24-lever frame.

Listing NGR: SK1625330662

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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