Swanage Railway Building

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
562506
Names
Swanage Railway Building
Coordinates
50.6099290° N, 1.9618600° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

Location Map

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Aerial View

Aerial view of Swanage Railway Building
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Timeline

4 Dec 1986

Swanage Railway Building designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Swanage Railway Building is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1262166
Grade
II
Name
SWANAGE RAILWAY BUILDING
Location
SWANAGE RAILWAY BUILDING
Parish
Swanage
District
Purbeck
County
Dorset
Grid Reference
SZ 02794 78913

SWANAGE 1. Swanage Railway Building 5190 5/150 II 2.

Goods shed, now private railway repair shop 1885. Squared limestone rubble, slate roof. Long rectangular building with low pitch roof. Street front has three pairs of double doors under flat wooden canopies. 4 sixteen pane iron casement windows in segmental heads and rusticated surrounds. Small foot door to right hand end. Tall stone stack to right hand end of roof. Gable walls have large entry for trucks and a flanking window and one above. Elevation to track has 11 windows as front. Queen post roof. A good and apparently little altered example of its kind.

Listing NGR: SZ0279478913

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Bibliography

  1. “SWANAGE RAILWAY BUILDING.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1262166>