Crossing Cottage


Heritage Category:
Listed Building
List Entry Number:
Date first listed:
Statutory Address:
Crossing Cottage, Oswestry Road


© Crown Copyright and database right 2021. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2021. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1054191.pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 04-Dec-2021 at 19:52:52.


Statutory Address:
Crossing Cottage, Oswestry Road

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

Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 32078 31106


SJ 3231-3331 11/130

WHITTINGTON CP OSWESTRY ROAD (north side) Crossing Cottage

GV II Level-crossing keeper's cottage. Circa 1848 with later additions and alterations. Roughly coursed limestone rubble with angle quoins; slate roof with fretted bargeboards and pointed finials. Cruciform plan; Tudor Gothic style. Two storeys. Cast-iron latticed casements, one on each floor to left gable and in canted bay to ground floor of centre gable with two-light window above. Entrance in angle between left and centre gables; four-centred arch with hollow spandrels and ledged and braced door. Central red brick ridge stack with top rebuilt in late C19 brick. Included for group value.

Oswestry Road is shown as Whittington Road on OS map.

Listing NGR: SJ3207831106


The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
Legacy System:


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

End of official listing

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 04 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/15392/24
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Brian Slater. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].