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Latitude: 50.6099 / 50°36'35"N
Longitude: -1.9619 / 1°57'42"W
OS Eastings: 402794
OS Northings: 78913
OS Grid: SZ027789
Mapcode National: GBR 459.NTQ
Mapcode Global: FRA 67SG.7J1
Entry Name: Swanage Railway Building
Listing Date: 4 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1262166
English Heritage Legacy ID: 108277
Location: Swanage, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19
Civil Parish: Swanage
Built-Up Area: Swanage
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Swanage St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
1. Swanage Railway Building
Goods shed, now private railway repair shop 1885. Squared limestone rubble, slate
roof. Long rectangular building with low pitch roof. Street front has three pairs
of double doors under flat wooden canopies. 4 sixteen pane iron casement windows
in segmental heads and rusticated surrounds. Small foot door to right hand end.
Tall stone stack to right hand end of roof. Gable walls have large entry for trucks
and a flanking window and one above. Elevation to track has 11 windows as front.
Queen post roof. A good and apparently little altered example of its kind.
Listing NGR: SZ0279478913
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