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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: FORMER MIDLAND RAILWAY STATION

List entry Number: 1361623

Location

FORMER MIDLAND RAILWAY STATION, STATION ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireNorth West LeicestershireDistrict AuthorityAshby-de-la-Zouch

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 08-May-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 187719

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 5306 STATION ROAD (West Side) ------------ SK 3516 2/18 8.5.50. Former Midland Railway Station

II*

2. 1849. Architect possibly Robert Chaplin. Centre and 2 flanking outer bays each side. Further 3-bay eastern wing. Ashlar, plinth. Cornice and blocking course. Roof not visible. Same roof line throughout but eastern wing has lower storey accommodated in ground slope. Greek Doric style. Centre advanced entrance with wreathed paterae on frieze and fluted engaged pillars flanking double door of 8 panels set in shouldered architrave. Steps approach doors; solid stone block at west side of steps may have been used as mounting block. Flaking recessed wings each with 1 bow window, centre door at western side. Outer advanced bay of 1 window in shouldered architrave - the latter extending to top of plinth. Glazing bars. Eastern wing with 2 C19 barred casements, ends in bay with 2 windows.

Listing NGR: SK3554916267

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National Grid Reference: SK 35549 16267

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