Listed Building: GOODS SHED AT AMBERGATE STATION TO REAR OF MIDLAND TERRACE, STATION ROAD (1311130)

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Grade II
Authority English Heritage
Volume/Map/Item 1284, 3, 113
Date assigned Tuesday, May 5, 1981
Date last amended

Description

Railway goods shed. 1838-40 by Francis Thompson. Sandstone ashlar and hipped slate roof with overhanging eaves. Single storey, 2 bays. Clasping pilasters to corners and plain pilaster to centre. Main front has 2 elliptical headed arches with double plank doors. Large quoined entrances to side walls and elliptical arched windows to south side. Interior with hipped king post roof trusses. A rate survival of early railway building. Part of the North Midland Railway opened 1840, engineer George Stephenson, architect Francis Thompson. Source: Whishaw 'Railways of Great Britain and Ireland' 1842.

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Location

Grid reference SK 35032 51606 (point)
Map sheet SK35SE
Civil Parish RIPLEY, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE

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Feb 20 2014 4:03PM

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