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Latitude: 52.978 / 52°58'40"N
Longitude: -1.8914 / 1°53'29"W
OS Eastings: 407389
OS Northings: 342304
OS Grid: SK073423
Mapcode National: GBR 37R.8N9
Mapcode Global: WHBD4.XDHT
Entry Name: Old Police Station
Listing Date: 17 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1037925
English Heritage Legacy ID: 275030
Location: Alton, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10
District: Staffordshire Moorlands
Civil Parish: Alton
Built-Up Area: Alton (Staffordshire Moorlands
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Alton St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
ALTON C.P. HIGH STREET (North-west side)
13/34 Old Police Station
House. Circa 1845 with later alterations. Red brick; plain tile
roof with shaped tile bands and coped verges; brick with ashlar ridge
stacks. L-shaped plan, main range aligned north-east/south-west
facing south-east, wing aligned north-west/south-east projecting
south-east. One storey and attic, roughly 2:1 bays, projecting gabled
wing to the right and single-storey lean-to bay within the angle between
wing and main house, mainly C20 casements in original chamfered
surrounds, central gabled dormer with 2-light chamfer mullioned windows;
door to left of centre with cambered arch and chamfered surround.
The Old Police Station occupies a prominent and elevated position at the
head of the High Street close to the Church of St. Peter (qv) and the
former National School (qv). Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SK0738942304
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