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Weaverthorpe Signal Box

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherburn, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1902 / 54°11'24"N

Longitude: -0.5351 / 0°32'6"W

OS Eastings: 495680

OS Northings: 478149

OS Grid: SE956781

Mapcode National: GBR SMPZ.YP

Mapcode Global: WHGCB.RYC3

Entry Name: Weaverthorpe Signal Box

Listing Date: 14 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329413

Location: Sherburn, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO17

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Sherburn

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sherburn St Hilda

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SHERBURN SHERBURN TO BROMPTON ROAD
SE 97 NE
(east side)
6/72
Weaverthorpe Signal Box
GV II
Signal box and weighbridge office. c1900 for the North-Eastern Railway.
Red brick in English garden wall bond, the upper storey rendered. Wooden
stairway; slate roof. Rectangular plan, 2-storey, 2-window front, on
plinth, the upper storey with clasping pilasters jettied on stepped corbels.
East (Scarborough) side: board door at left of 12-pane sash with stone
sill and cambered arch. 2-light, 18-pane horizontal-sliding sash in first
floor. Right end stack at base of pitched roof. West (York) side: external
stair to signal box door, at left of 2-light horizontal-sliding sash.
Round-headed radial-glazed window with stone sill beneath stairs. South
(line) side: two 2-light horizontal-sliding sashes with stone sills. Saw-
toothed raised brick eaves band in barge-boarded gable end with finial.
North (yard) side: 20-pane sash with opening pay-window on ground floor.
Round-headed radial-glazed window in first floor. Stone sills to both
windows. Gable detailing repeats south side without original finial.
Signal box still functions and is included for group value.


Listing NGR: SE9568078149

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