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Mexborough Station and Station House, Denaby

Description: Mexborough Station and Station House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334811

OS Grid Reference: SK4728399597
OS Grid Coordinates: 447283, 399597
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4910, -1.2888

Locality: Denaby
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: S64 9AQ

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Listing Text


SK49NE (south end), Mexborough

3/38 Mexborough Station and
Station House


Railway station incorporating house. 1871 for the Manchester, Sheffield and
Lincolnshire Railway (later the Great Central Railway). Thinly-coursed
dressed sandstone with ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof. Elongated single-
storey range incorporating parcel office, ticket office and waiting rooms and
with 2-storey house at east end. Chamfered plinth, ashlar quoins, chamfered
window surrounds and eaves band. House, to far right, has a rectangular
single-storey bay window with 3 x I tall sashes and hipped roof; 2 similar
sashes to lst-floor beneath gable with trefoil, shaped kneelers, copings and
shaped apex; cross-ridge stack with 6 linked octagonal flues. Wing set back
on right has 2 ground-floor sashes, small lst-floor sash and octagonal end
stack on right. Ticket office to left of centre of range has bay windows and
gable details as the house; on right of bay window is a wall monument to
Great Central Railwaymen of Mexborough lost in 1914-18 war. To right of
ticket office is a pedestrian through passage and 3 tall sashes; beyond is a
2-bay arcaded recess with segmental stone arches on an octagonal pier forming
a shelter off which are 2 waiting rooms; 2 ridge stacks each with plinth and
twin flues linked by cornice. Lower parcel office, at left end of range, has
wide doorway flanked by plain sashes and twin-flue stack at junction with
parcel office.

Listing NGR: SK4728399597

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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