FORMER GOODS SHED TO WEST OF ACKLINGTON STATION

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1304321
Date first listed:
29-Mar-1973
Statutory Address:
FORMER GOODS SHED TO WEST OF ACKLINGTON STATION, B6345

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER GOODS SHED TO WEST OF ACKLINGTON STATION, B6345

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Acklington
National Grid Reference:
NU 22173 01524

Details

ACKLINGTON B 6345 NU 20 SW (South side, off) 7/11 Former goods shed to west of 29.3.73 Acklington Station GV II

Railway goods shed. Mid C19, probably by Benjamin Green, for the York, Newcastle and Berwick Railway Co. Squared tooled stone with raised and tooled ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof. Free Tudor style.

East elevation 2 bays. Chamfered plinth; large segmental pointed arches, the right with boarded double doors, the left boarded above inserted brick wall; pilaster buttress between. Overhanging eaves on raking timber brackets; coped gables on moulded kneelers, topped by ball finials. Right return shows boarded double doors in segmental-pointed arch in alternating-block surround with 2-light window on left holding 12-pane casements. Large stepped buttress at left end. Boarded elliptical-arched opening in gable. Left return shows similar arch and gable opening. Rear elevation shows two 2-light windows, holding 12-pane casements, with a pilaster buttress between and a large stepped buttress at each end. Windows and gable openings under straight dripmoulds.

Interior: Queen-post roof.

Rare example of an unaltered early goods shed.

Attached later building at south end, with windows altered, is not of special interest.



Listing NGR: NU2217301524

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
236681
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 14 Jul 2007
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