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Former Baschurch Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Baschurch, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7985 / 52°47'54"N

Longitude: -2.8474 / 2°50'50"W

OS Eastings: 342960

OS Northings: 322668

OS Grid: SJ429226

Mapcode National: GBR 7C.WQV5

Mapcode Global: WH8B6.7XBF

Entry Name: Former Baschurch Railway Station

Listing Date: 25 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176173

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260732

Location: Baschurch, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Baschurch

Built-Up Area: Baschurch

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Baschurch All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

BASCHURCH C.P. STATION ROAD (south-
SJ 42 SW east side)

15/32 Former Baschurch Rail-
- way Station
GV II
Railway station, now disused although part converted to domestic accommod-
ation. 1848 on Shrewsbury to Chester Railway with later additions and
alterations. Stuccoed red sandstone; slate roof with ornamental bargeboards
and pointed finials. Gothic style. 2 storeys. Entrance side has
slightly projecting gable to left, gabled half-dormer to centre and narrow
gabled projection to right. Mullioned and transomed latticed windows
in painted stone architraves, one on each floor to left gable, one to
half-dormer and to right projection on first floor. Central gabled porch
has infilled Tudor-arched doorway with hollow spandrels; mullioned and
transomed windows to either side, left with cill removed and 6-panel door
inserted. Prominent stuccoed stack with red brick top to right of left
gable and small internal end stack to right. Single-storey range to
right has similar windows and tall ridge stack to centre. Former platform
side has gables to left and right of slightly recessed centre section
with gabled half-dormer. Similar half-dormer to single-storey range
and mulioned and transomed latticed windows throughout. Peter E. Baughan,
A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain, Vol. 11, North and Mid
Wales (1980), pp. 39, 45.


Listing NGR: SJ4296022668

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