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Barr's Court Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0613 / 52°3'40"N

Longitude: -2.7081 / 2°42'29"W

OS Eastings: 351550

OS Northings: 240566

OS Grid: SO515405

Mapcode National: GBR FL.D8VW

Mapcode Global: VH85P.0GP3

Entry Name: Barr's Court Railway Station

Listing Date: 22 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372197

Location: Hereford, County of Herefordshire, HR1

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Hereford

Built-Up Area: Hereford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: St Peter with St Owen and St James, Hereford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


HEREFORD

SO54SW BARRS COURT ROAD
683-1/3/19 (South West side)
22/10/73 Barr's Court Railway Station

II

Railway station. c1855, by Johnson of Birkenhead.
Brick; steep slate roof; 9 octagonal brick chimney stacks,
some grouped.
EXTERIOR: central gable, flanked by protruding wings, all with
stepped gables, coping and finials. Ashlar window surrounds,
moulded bands, stack caps and bases. Cusped lancet windows
with casements, grouped at gables. Various entrances with C20
doors.
Single-storey wing to right, with steep and hipped roofs; 2
plain brick stacks. Single-storey wing to left, with hipped
roof behind parapet; single octagonal stack.
Platform facade has render to parapet with coping. Some
coloured leaded lights, to buffet and station office, some
original double doors with grooved decoration. Framed
panelling with chamfer and grooved decoration to staircase.
East platform has single-storey building; single plain stack;
waiting room/office; toilet block in similar style;
corrugated-iron roof; raised glazed louvred section with
transom; ornamentation to gable parapets and carved stone
springers to platform shelters with cast-iron brackets, which
continue over footbridge to main complex.
INTERIOR: retains fireplaces, mouldings to ceilings, window
and door architraves. GWR furniture. Buffet interior has
draught screen with coloured leaded lights.


Listing NGR: SO5155040566

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