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Old Police Station

Street Name and Number: Church Road,
Listed Building Reference: 25694
Grade: II
Date Listed: 15/08/2001
Date Amended: 15/08/2001
Co-ordinates: 324629,368442
Locality: Northop
Community: Northop
Council: Flintshire
National Park: No

The building fronts the road close to the junction with Northop Road (A5119), and faces N towards the church.

Dated 1877 and by John Douglas, architect of Chester. Commissioned by John Bankes of the Soughton estate as a police station, court house and newsroom. The former police station was later used as a Public House.

No access to interior at time of inspection.


Reason for Listing
Listed as an exceptional civic building of genuine rural character which displays the sensitivity of the architect John Douglas, in handling vernacular forms and materials.

Hubbard, Edward, Buildings of Wales series: Clwyd, 1986, p408.