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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: 1114153



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


District: Bedford

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Cardington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 36667

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9/30 Cardington Railway Station

- II

Railway station. Later C19 (mentioned in P.O. Directory, 1869). Yellow gault brick with polychrome brick dressings. Platform elevation partly rendered. C20 tile roofs. Simplified Venetian Gothic style. T-plan, main block of 2 storeys, gable end to platform, with single-storey 5-bay block to SE. All openings have polychrome brick semicircular heads and semicircular hood moulds with decorative stops. Most windows are paired single lights, with cast iron casements in geometric design. Passenger entrance through 6 panel door to Easternmost bay of lower block, NE elevation. Polychrome dentil cornice to eaves. Pierced wavy-edged and cusped bargeboards to gables. 3 paired stacks, one at intersection of blocks, 2 to 2-storeyed block. Lower block within angle to platform side has coped gablets above openings, but is otherwise similar to rest of building.

Listing NGR: TL0844247371

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Post Office Directory of Bedfordshire, (1869)

National Grid Reference: TL 08442 47371


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