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INSTOW SIGNAL BOX

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: INSTOW SIGNAL BOX

List entry Number: 1107599

Location

INSTOW SIGNAL BOX

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

County: Devon

District: North Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Instow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Oct-1978

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 98792

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

INSTOW THE QUAY SS 43 SE 1/88 Instow Signal Box 23.10.78 GV II Railway signal box. 1861. Stone rubble with weatherboarded upper storey. Hipped slate roof. Lateral brick stack with offsets to rear. Rectangular on plan. 2 storeys. Upper storey has twin 16-paned horizontal sliding sashes to front, 12- paned horizontal sliding sash at right end, two 6-paned windows to rear and external wooden staircase to first floor doorway at left end with 4-panelled door, the upper panels glazed. Plank door to ground floor below. Much of the machinery still intact, fitted with a frame of 16 levers by Stevens and Co. The box was closed in 1979. Built for the Bideford Extension Railway (opened 1855) later London and South Western Railway.

Listing NGR: SS4736130117

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National Grid Reference: SS 47361 30117

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