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MAIN BUILDING TO GREAT CHESTERFORD RAILWAY 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: MAIN BUILDING TO GREAT CHESTERFORD RAILWAY STATION

List entry Number: 1305565

Location

MAIN BUILDING TO GREAT CHESTERFORD RAILWAY STATION, LONDON ROAD

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

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Great Chesterford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Sep-1971

Date of most recent amendment: 22-Feb-1980

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 121903

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

GREAT CHESTERFORD LONDON ROAD 1. 5222 Main building to Great Chesterford railway station (formerly listed as Railway Station) TL 5042 28/797 1.9.71

II

2. Built circa 1845 by Francis Thompson, railway architect of the early C19, whose work (mainly in the north midlands) includes, notably, Chester station. In 1845 "The Builder" attributed both Great Chesterford and Audley End stations to Francis Thompson. A rectangular yellow gault brick building with a parapet, stucco band and elemental cornice. Two storeys. Five window range on both the approach and platform fronts, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in plain stucco architraves with simple cornices. The ground storey windows have been altered with horizontal glazing bars. The north and south ends each has one window range. The platform has a C20 canopy without a fascia, on original "gallows" angle brackets with moulded pendants.

Listing NGR: TL5048142431

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'The Builder' in The Builder, (1845)

National Grid Reference: TL 50481 42431

Map

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