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Former Waiting Room, Alton Railway Station, Farley

Description: Former Waiting Room, Alton Railway Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 275131

OS Grid Reference: SK0706242684
OS Grid Coordinates: 407062, 342684
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9815, -1.8963

Locality: Farley
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 4BZ

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Listing Text

SK 0642-0742 FARLEY C.P. FARLEY LANE (South-west side)

13/136 Former waiting room, Alton
- railway station

Former waiting roam. Circa 1849. Rock faced ashlar with chamfered
rustication and smooth faced ashlar dressings; hipped pan tile roofs
with bracketed overhanging eaves; ashlar ridge stack. Italianate
style; aligned east-west facing south, main range to the centre with
shelter to the south and extensions to the north and west. One storey;
4 bays, open fronted shelter with wooden piers bracketed to the eaves
and wooden fretted fringe, 2 round-headed windows with bracketed sills;
half-glazed doors to left and right with semi-circular fan-lights, both
doors and windows are recessed. Alton railway station formerly served
the now disused Churnet Valley Railway which opened in 1849.

Listing NGR: SK0706242684

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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