FORMER RAILWAY STATION AND WAITING ROOM (BUILDING NUMBER 1/47)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1272293
Date first listed:
13-Aug-1999
Statutory Address:
FORMER RAILWAY STATION AND WAITING ROOM (BUILDING NUMBER 1/47), SOUTH RAILWAY JETTY

Map

Ordnance survey map of FORMER RAILWAY STATION AND WAITING ROOM (BUILDING NUMBER 1/47)
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. 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 - 1272293 .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 21-May-2019 at 03:53:40.

Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER RAILWAY STATION AND WAITING ROOM (BUILDING NUMBER 1/47), SOUTH RAILWAY JETTY

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

District:
City of Portsmouth (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SU6273000459

Details

SU 6200 SE 774-1/18/234

HM Naval Base SOUTH RAILWAY JETTY Former railway station and waiting room (Building No 1/47)

GV II Railway station and waiting room, now offices. 1888, altered C20. Red brick in stretcher bond; cast-iron columns supporting wooden canopy; later infill of vertical wooden boards. Replacement roof of corrugated iron. Brick end stacks.

EXTERIOR: long single-storey range having canopy at front supported by arcade with decorative arched braces and scalloped, vertically boarded eaves; canopy partially underbuilt C20. Central entrance. Sash windows of 12 and 16 panes. Chimneys panelled and with decorative terracotta to arched openings and corbelled cornices. Returns: gables treated as pediments and with stepped dentilled bands.

INTERIOR not inspected.

HISTORY: built as shelter for the Royal Family and its party when visiting the yard. Part of a group with the Royal Shelter (qv).

Listing NGR: SU6273000459

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
476680
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Evans, D, The Buildings of the Steam Navy, (1994), 30
Riley, R C, 'The Portsmouth Papers' in The Evolution of the Docks and Industrial Buildings in Portsmouth, (1985), 25

Legal

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

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].