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Main Station Building Including Booking Hall on Downside at Woolston Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Peartree, City of Southampton

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Latitude: 50.8989 / 50°53'56"N

Longitude: -1.377 / 1°22'37"W

OS Eastings: 443909

OS Northings: 111235

OS Grid: SU439112

Mapcode National: GBR RVL.8D

Mapcode Global: FRA 860Q.MC8

Entry Name: Main Station Building Including Booking Hall on Downside at Woolston Railway Station

Listing Date: 8 October 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178812

English Heritage Legacy ID: 135821

Location: Southampton, SO19

County: City of Southampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Peartree

Built-Up Area: Southampton

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Pear Tree St Mary Extra (Jesus Chapel)

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

5239 Woolston

Main Station building
including Booking Hall
on downside at
Woolston Railway
SU 4311 4/126


Circa 1860. Italianate classical style. This is an example of the mid Victorian
London and south western railway tradition derived from Tite. Two storeys
cement rendered. Hipped slate roof with wide bracket eaves cornice. Stringcourse.
Long and short quoins. Six bays. The 2 end bays on the right-hand side project
slightly. Sashes with vertical glazing bars, the first floor windows having
cambered heads. The ground floor windows have moulded architraves and keystones.
Plinth. Wooden canopy over 2 central windows and doorcase.

Listing NGR: SU4255313582

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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