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Names
Swanage Railway Building
Address
Swanage
Location
Swanage  locality
Dorset  county
England  country
United Kingdom  country
Europe  continent
Tags
(#1262166; Dec 04, 1986)
Coordinates
50.609929° N, 1.961860° W

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Listed Building Description

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

Source: The National Heritage List for England. Reprinted under license.

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