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Former Stationmasters House, Alton Railway Station, Farley

Description: Former Stationmasters House, Alton Railway Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 275132

OS Grid Reference: SK0704142689
OS Grid Coordinates: 407041, 342689
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9815, -1.8966

Location: Farley Lane, Farley, Staffordshire ST10 4BZ

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

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Listing Text

SK 0642-07 FARLEY C.P. FARLEY LANE (South-west side)

13/137 Former stationmaster's
- house, Alton Railway Station

Former stationmaster's house. Circa 1849. Rock faced ashlar with
smooth faced ashlar dressings; hipped and gabled pantile roofs; ashlar
integral end stack with bracketed gable. Italianate style; L-shaped
plan, square block at the south-east corner with wings to the north and
west aligned north-south and east-west respectively; entrance to the
inner 3 storey building to the left with second floor storey band and
pyramidal roof capped by a finial, slightly recessed single-storey wing
to the right; 1:1 bays, casements with raised surrounds, bracketed
openwork balcony to first floor window; Alton station served the now
disused Churney Valley Railway which opened in 1849.

Listing NGR: SK0704142689

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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