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

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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

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Date: 17 Apr 2002
Reference: IOE01/05055/28
Rights: Copyright IoE David R. Grounds. Source Historic England Archive
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