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Seaford Railway Station, Seaford

Description: Seaford Railway Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 292613

OS Grid Reference: TV4817099136
OS Grid Coordinates: 548170, 99136
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7729, 0.1000

Locality: Seaford
Local Authority: Lewes District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN25 2AR

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Listing Text

TV 48899

TV 4999

1/57 Seaford Railway


Railway station, terminus of the line from Lewes of the former London
Brighton and South Coast Railway. 1860. Painted stucco cement, slate roofs.
2 storey centre, single storey wings, Italianate style. Centre block has
2-3-2 windows. Ground floor has 3 bay centre with 2 arched headed sashes,
off centre arched door; wings have 2 ground and 2 first floor segmental
headed windows, repeated as 3 in centre 3 bays: all 4 pane plate glass
sashes. Canopy on brackets with balance to 3 centre bays. Modillion bracket
cornice, returned hipped gables, 2 stuccoed stalks. Single storey wings
with straight headed and segmental headed openings modillion cornice,
single tall stalk to both wings. Platform canopy of 9 bays with cast-iron
columns with simplified stiff - leaf style capitals branching into stanchions
with roundels in spandrels. Round headed windows. Included as an example
of an unaltered and still complete example of terminus station building
with its canopies.

Listing NGR: TV4817099136

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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