Bromley North Railway Station

Date:
14 Jan 2001
Location:
Bromley North Railway Station, Tweedy Road, Bromley, Greater London
Reference:
IOE01/02262/23
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

The following building shall be added:

Tweedy Road TQ 46 NW 5/507 BROMLEY NORTH RAILWAY STATION II

Railway Station Built in 1925 by the Southern Railway Company, replacing an earlier timber station. Neo-Classical style. Built of brown brick in English bond with stone dressings and hipped clay tiled roof. Central bay projects under a stone pediment with the words "SOUTHERN RAILWAY". Double height round-headed arched doorway. with bracket keystone and ornate fishscale pattern cast iron grille. Large tripartite sashes with stone surrounds. Dentilled eaves cornice and plinth. Roof has central copper domed cupola on 8 wooden Doric columns. Attached on the Sherman Road elevation is a parade of 6 1 storey shops, also in brown brick with stone cornice, ramped up in the centre to form a gable with large-round-headed opening below with iron twisted columns to fanlight. The shop fronts are divided by brick pilasters with stone capitals. The other side elevation has a sprayed gable and I storey offices with a series of sash windows. Classical style Booking Hall with Victorian scroll decoration and further iron grille 3 wooden gables to rear.

Listing NGR: TQ4037869635

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1584 IOE Records taken by Michael Philpot; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Dr Michael Philpot. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Philpot, Michael

Rights Holder: Philpot, Michael

Keywords

Brick, Stone, Tile, 20th Century Railway Station, Transport, Railway Transport Site

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