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Latitude: 52.114 / 52°6'50"N
Longitude: -0.4177 / 0°25'3"W
OS Eastings: 508442
OS Northings: 247371
OS Grid: TL084473
Mapcode National: GBR G2F.H5Q
Mapcode Global: VHFQG.Q406
Entry Name: Cardington Railway Station
Listing Date: 17 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1114153
English Heritage Legacy ID: 36667
Location: Cardington, Bedford, MK44
Civil Parish: Cardington
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Cardington
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 0847 CARDINGTON
9/30 Cardington Railway Station
Railway station. Later C19 (mentioned in P.O. Directory, 1869). Yellow gault
brick with polychrome brick dressings. Platform elevation partly rendered.
C20 tile roofs. Simplified Venetian Gothic style. T-plan, main block of 2
storeys, gable end to platform, with single-storey 5-bay block to SE. All
openings have polychrome brick semicircular heads and semicircular hood moulds
with decorative stops. Most windows are paired single lights, with cast iron
casements in geometric design. Passenger entrance through 6 panel door to
Easternmost bay of lower block, NE elevation. Polychrome dentil cornice to
eaves. Pierced wavy-edged and cusped bargeboards to gables. 3 paired stacks,
one at intersection of blocks, 2 to 2-storeyed block. Lower block within
angle to platform side has coped gablets above openings, but is otherwise
similar to rest of building.
Listing NGR: TL0844247371
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