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Shanklin Railway Station, Shanklin

Description: Shanklin Railway Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 February 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 310243

OS Grid Reference: SZ5809981889
OS Grid Coordinates: 458099, 81889
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6338, -1.1798

Location: 134 Regent Street, Shanklin, Isle of Wight PO37 7HY

Locality: Shanklin
County: Isle of Wight
Country: England
Postcode: PO37 7HY

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Listing Text

1352-0/8/209 Shanklin Railway Station

Railway Station. 1864, extended 1881. Built for the Isle of
Wight Railway. Original portion to north-east consists of
Stationmaster's house and short wing on either side. Built of
stock brick with slate roof and decorative ridge tiles.
Irregular shape. 2 storeys 2 windows. Gable and 2 round-headed
sash windows to 1st floor. Ground floor has plain sash window
and doorcase with 4-panelled door. Central square brick
chimneystack with 4 octagonal chimneypots. Tower to rear with
pyramidal roof. 1881 wing to south-west is of red brick with
half-hipped slate roof and decorative ridge tiles. 1 storey. 3
round-headed arched windows with cogged band between and 1
Interior has original boarded ticket office. Wooden canopy
supported on iron brackets with crest of railway company runs
the full length of the station. The platform side also has a
canopy on iron brackets, but the fretwork has gone.

Listing NGR: SZ5809981889

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Source: English Heritage

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