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Glossop Railway Station and Co-Op Building

A Grade II Listed Building in High Peak, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4441 / 53°26'38"N

Longitude: -1.949 / 1°56'56"W

OS Eastings: 403485

OS Northings: 394149

OS Grid: SK034941

Mapcode National: GBR GXTM.V3

Mapcode Global: WHB9T.1P6J

Entry Name: Glossop Railway Station and Co-Op Building

Listing Date: 4 December 1958

Last Amended: 22 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384287

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484721

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK13

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

District Council Ward: Howard Town

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Whitfield St James

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


GLOSSOP

SK0394 NORFOLK STREET
921-1/10/25 (West side)
04/12/58 Glossop Railway Station and Co-op
Building
(Formerly Listed as:
NORFOLK STREET
(West side)
Railway Station)

GV II

Railway station and former engine sheds, the latter now
occupied by retail store. 1847, converted c1985. For the 13th
Duke of Norfolk who brought the Sheffield and Manchester
Railway line from Dinting to Glossop. Designed by ME Hadfield
and TG Weightman. Millstone grit ashlar to end walls, coursed
rubble to sides. Welsh slate and synthetic tile roofs.
PLAN: 4 parallel ranges, pair to left former engine sheds
linked to station and offices range by curtain wall with
entrance.
EXTERIOR: single storey. Norfolk Street front asymmetrical.
Former sheds have pedimented gables with coping, rusticated
and vermiculated quoins to left and projecting single storey
block with hipped roof, 5 blind windows and off-centre
doorway. To right large C20 access doorway.
Main, central entrance to station has banded and vermiculated
rustication, round headed archway surmounted by entablature
supporting large carved lion statant with date in Roman
numerals. Plain curtain wall links with office which has
paired round headed doorways in recessed panel surrounds.
Station block has deeply overhanging eaves with rusticated and
vermiculated quoins, 2 glazing bar sashes in single moulded
ashlar surround.
Left return has 11-window range divided by pilasters, with
round headed windows, some bays broken through in C20.
Right return has 7-window range with overhanging eaves sill
band and cornice. Third window bay gabled. Windows have margin
light glazing.
INTERIOR: station has cast-iron columns and wooden canopy with
pierced decoration.


Listing NGR: SK0348594149

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