ticket office with canopy

Victorian Ticket Office

A Gothic style ticket office and canopy. Finished in BR(S) livery with Purbeck stone walls, clay tile roof and corrugated canopy.

With the addition of the Victorian House from this card kit range a delightful country station building can be created. Optional parts are included for standalone ticket office as pictured above.

Please note that internal decoration is not provided.

Footprint: 227 mm x 155 mm including canopy.

Required skill level: ADVANCED (Please see Home page for definition).

Expert build time: 10 hrs.

To purchase this kit please enter your station name, select options and click the add to basket icon below.

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Ticket Office & Canopy

When your payment has cleared at PayPal you will be shown the assembly instructions to download. The kit .pdf file will be delivered separately to your PayPal registered email address within 24 hours of cleared payment.

Our Build Materials Kit contains sticky backed paper, board, acetate and wire for drain pipes, or you can supply your own materials. Complete material requirements are listed below.

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Country Station

Comprises House Kit and Ticket Office Kit to make a Country Station.

Footprint: 310 mm x 185 mm overall.

Please note that this is a simplified version of Corfe Castle station building on which it is based.

DIY Material List (ticket office & canopy only)

1. Ticket Office & Canopy Kit
2. 6 x A4 Sticky Back Lable Sheets (recommended). Otherwise, 80g/m2 A4 Copier Ink Jet White Paper
3. 4 x 0.75 mm A4 Grey Board *
4. 1 x 80g/m2 A4 Copier Ink Jet White Paper
5. 1 x 210 mm x 99 mm clear acetate or packaging (ideally 250 micron, thinner is ok)
6. 1 x 1mm diameter x 270 mm solid wire (for drain pipes)
7. 1 x 0.5 mm diameter x 50 mm solid wire (for hanging boards)
8. Paper glue stick
9.Quick drying PVA glue (for grey board butt joints)
10. Cyanoacrylate (e.g. Superglue)
11. Green enamel or acrylic paint
12. Double sided tape (for window glass if not using sticky paper)
13. Artist Fixer Spray - to protect from moisture ingress if using water based ink

* Grey board is a thicker form of cardboard usually made from recycled material and available from eBay.

Ticket Office Tool List

1. Scalpel with either spare blades or sharpening stone
2. Scissors
3. Cutting mat or thick card
4. Metal mm rule
5. Black felt tip pen
6. Green felt tip pen
7. Brown felt tip pen
8. 1 mm drill bit or rod
9. 2 mm drill bit or rod
10. 3 mm drill bit or rod (size may differ - see instructions)
11. Small paint brush
12. Medium grade sandpaper

The Prototype

On which this model is based.

Corfe Castle Station Building.