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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.


List entry Number: 1037925



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

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Alton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Nov-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 275030

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ALTON C.P. HIGH STREET (North-west side) SK 0642-0742 13/34 Old Police Station - GV II

House. Circa 1845 with later alterations. Red brick; plain tile roof with shaped tile bands and coped verges; brick with ashlar ridge stacks. L-shaped plan, main range aligned north-east/south-west facing south-east, wing aligned north-west/south-east projecting south-east. One storey and attic, roughly 2:1 bays, projecting gabled wing to the right and single-storey lean-to bay within the angle between wing and main house, mainly C20 casements in original chamfered surrounds, central gabled dormer with 2-light chamfer mullioned windows; door to left of centre with cambered arch and chamfered surround. The Old Police Station occupies a prominent and elevated position at the head of the High Street close to the Church of St. Peter (qv) and the former National School (qv). Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SK0738942304

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National Grid Reference: SK 07389 42304


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