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FORMER TOILET BLOCK AND WATER TOWER AT SOUTH END OF CHARFIELD STATION

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: FORMER TOILET BLOCK AND WATER TOWER AT SOUTH END OF CHARFIELD STATION

List entry Number: 1114970

Location

FORMER TOILET BLOCK AND WATER TOWER AT SOUTH END OF CHARFIELD STATION, STATION ROAD

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

County:

District: South Gloucestershire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Charfield

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Jun-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 34639

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST 79 SW CHARFIELD STATION ROAD (west side)

2/18 Former Toilet Block and Water Tower at south end of Charfield G.V. Station II

Toilet block, circa 1843-44; water tower, now used as offices, mid - late C19. The toilet block is 15 yards south of the booking hall and waiting room (q.v.): brick, slate roof with overhanging bracketted eaves and coped raised verges on kneelers; single storey with 2 single-light casement windows in chamfered surrounds. The water tower is immediately south of the former stationmaster's house (q.v.): brick lower storey with two 2-light cross windows with ashlar mullions and surrounds, central plank door; above is the iron water tank with panelled and ribbed sides. The buildings at Charfield Station form the only surviving intact group of buildings on the line - an important line which completed the through route from Exeter to Newcastle in 1844. (Buchanan L.A. and Buchanan R.A., Batsford Guide to Industrial Archaeology : Central South England, 1980).

Listing NGR: ST7244692195

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Buchanan, , Buchanan, , Batsford Guide to Industrial Archaeology Central Southern England, (1980)

National Grid Reference: ST 72446 92195

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