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© Mr Erik Borg

IoE Number: 239530
Photographer: Mr Erik Borg
Date Photographed: 30 June 2001
Date listed: 17 February 1972
Date of last amendment: 17 February 1972
Grade II*

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NZ 16 SWWYLAMSTATION ROAD19/157Wylam Station and17/2/72Station-Master's House

NZ 16 SW WYLAM STATION ROAD 19/157 Wylam Station and 17/2/72 Station-Master's House GV II* Station and station-master's house. 1835. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof. Single-storey station on left has recessed veranda in centre with roof supported on 2 cast-iron Tuscan columns. Ticket office on right has original ticket window with segmental arch and decorative iron grille; also 2 large windows and a door in chamfered alternating-block surrounds, now boarded up. Waiting room partly filling left side of veranda has 2 windows in similar surrounds also boarded up and two 16-pane sashes to rear. Hipped roof with central corniced stone chimney. Station-master's house attached to right in Tudor style. 2 storeys, 3 bays with central doorway in double-chamfered surround. 2-light windows in similar surrounds, those on ground floor under hoodmoulds. 1st floor centre window is in gabled oriel on rounded wood corbels. Gutter is supported on rounded stone corbels. Gabled roof with rendered brick end stacks on stone corniced bases, supported on stone corbels. One of the earliest stations in the world still in passenger use. Included mainly for historical value.

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