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Description: Weaverthorpe Station
Date Listed: 14 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 329412
OS Grid Reference: SE9569278131
OS Grid Coordinates: 495692, 478131
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1900, -0.5349
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SHERBURN SHERBURN TO BROMPTON ROAD
SE 97 NE
6/71 Weaverthorpe Station
Station buildings incorporating station-master's house; now private house.
1845. By G T Andrews for the York and North Midland Railway Company.
Mottled brick in Flemish bond, with sandstone plinth and dressings, and
orange gauged brick arches; slate roof. Central-entry plan with station
accommodation at left. 2-storey, 3-window front. 4-panel front door with
radial fanlight in pilastered doorcase with keyed arch and cornice. Flat-
arched recesses flanking front door contain part-glazed panelled ticket
office door at left, and 12-pane sash at right. 12-pane sashes to first
floor over sill band. Gauged brick arches to all openings except front
door, and to ground-floor recesses. Overhanging eaves on shaped brackets:
hipped roof. 2-bay left return with 1-storey outbuilding at left end.
Detail similar to front except that right bay projects and has canted bay
ticket-window with glazing-bar sashes on ground floor; station clock at
right. Left end and centre ridge stacks. Interior: ticket office fittings
survive intact. Although located in the parish of Sherburn, the station has
been known by the name of the neighbouring parish of Weaverthorpe since
1882, in order to avoid confusion with other Sherburn stations in the north-
eastern region. The station was closed to passengers in 1931.
Listing NGR: SE9569278131
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Source: English Heritage
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