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Cloghjordan Railway Station, Tipperary North
Front elevation.
Reg. No.22401603
Date1860 - 1865
Previous NameN/A
CountyTipperary North
Coordinates198348, 187261
Categories of Special InterestARCHITECTURAL SOCIAL
Original Usestation master's house
In Use Ashouse
Detached three-bay single-storey former station master's house, built 1863, now in use as part of house. Hipped slate roof with rendered chimneystacks. Rendered walls with ashlar quoins and plinth. Segmental-headed openings with ashlar block-and-start surrounds to replacement uPVC windows and timber door. Outbuilding to west with pitched slate roof and coursed limestone rubble walls.


Now privately owned, this building dates from a time when Cloghjordan Railway Station had sufficient traffic to merit a stationmaster. It forms an interesting group with the railway station, built to a similar style to the goods shed and the railway bridge. While modest in size, the use of ashlar masonry and its similarity to the railway station are evidence of its apparent architectural design.
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