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Old Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8612 / 52°51'40"N

Longitude: -3.0501 / 3°3'0"W

OS Eastings: 329398

OS Northings: 329815

OS Grid: SJ293298

Mapcode National: GBR 73.RX6L

Mapcode Global: WH89X.3BVW

Entry Name: Old Railway Station

Listing Date: 21 May 1974

Last Amended: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367339

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255564

Location: Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry

Built-Up Area: Croesowallt

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 2929 NW OSWESTRY C.P. OSWALD ROAD (east side)

14/91 Old Railway Station
(formerly listed as
21.5.74 Oswestry Railway
Station)

GV II

Railway station and former headquarters of the Cambrian Railway Company,
now shop. Circa 1865 with later additions and alterations. Red brick on
moulded stone plinth with painted stone dressings and chamfered angle
quoins, hipped slate roof with 4 rendered ridge stacks. 2 storeys,
decorated bracketed eaves cornice with rosettes and other emblems
alternating with each bracket, moulded floor and impost bands; entrance
side: 5:4:4:4:5 windows, second sets from left and right forming projecting
bays, round-headed 8-paned sashes with projecting keystones and moulded
cills, each ground-floor window with moulded stone rectangular panel
above (square over triple windows to outer end of left and right bays);
central section has corrugated iron lean-to roof supported on cast-iron
brackets with C20 facia board to front,half-glazed doors. Platform side:
details as on entrance side, 19 bays with full-height ashlar-faced
4-window canted bay to centre. C20 additions to front abutting right-hand
end and in angle with left projecting bay are not of special architectural
interest.


Listing NGR: SJ2939829815

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