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Latitude: 55.3073 / 55°18'26"N
Longitude: -1.6522 / 1°39'8"W
OS Eastings: 422173
OS Northings: 601524
OS Grid: NU221015
Mapcode National: GBR J7X2.29
Mapcode Global: WHC1Z.LVFQ
Entry Name: Former Goods Shed to West of Acklington Station
Listing Date: 29 March 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304321
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236681
Location: Acklington, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Acklington
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Acklington St John the Divine
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
ACKLINGTON B 6345
NU 20 SW
(South side, off)
7/11 Former goods shed
to west of
Railway goods shed. Mid C19, probably by Benjamin Green, for the York, Newcastle
and Berwick Railway Co. Squared tooled stone with raised and tooled ashlar
dressings; Welsh slate roof. Free Tudor style.
East elevation 2 bays. Chamfered plinth; large segmental pointed arches,
the right with boarded double doors, the left boarded above inserted brick
wall; pilaster buttress between. Overhanging eaves on raking timber brackets;
coped gables on moulded kneelers, topped by ball finials. Right return shows
boarded double doors in segmental-pointed arch in alternating-block surround
with 2-light window on left holding 12-pane casements. Large stepped buttress
at left end. Boarded elliptical-arched opening in gable. Left return shows
similar arch and gable opening. Rear elevation shows two 2-light windows,
holding 12-pane casements, with a pilaster buttress between and a large
stepped buttress at each end. Windows and gable openings under straight
Interior: Queen-post roof.
Rare example of an unaltered early goods shed.
Attached later building at south end, with windows altered, is not of special
Listing NGR: NU2217301524
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