crossing keepers cottage

Crossing Keepers Cottage

A highly ornate Crossing Keepers Cottage of the Southampton and Dorchester line (managed by L&SWR). The model has extensive two tone Flemish bond brickwork of the Victorian period.

The kit includes decorated interior and pairs of level crossing road signs for both pre 1965 and post 1965 periods.

Cottage Footprint: 110 mm x 110 mm

Build skill level: ADVANCED (See Welcome Page for definition).

Expert build time: 6 hrs.


crossing keepers cottage


Crossing Keepers Cottage Card Kit

Delivered as multiple .pdf data files.

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.

Weight: kg

Crossing Keepers Cottage Materials Kit


  • 2 x 750 micron (0.75 mm) A4 Grey Board
  • 4 x A4 Sticky Backed Paper for Ink Jet or Laser Printers
  • 1 x 99 mm x 210 mm x 250 micron (0.25 mm) Transparent Sheet
  • 250 mm x 1.00 mm diameter wire (includes wire for one set of road signs).

You still need to print the model kit yourself and source adhesives.

This model requires 1 x A4 white, non-sticky print paper that you probably already have to hand (not included).


Built to Order Crossing Keepers Cottage

Enhanced with 3D printed plastic window frames and drain pipes. Roof is removable for your inspection or light fitting. (Lights not supplied.)

Hand built to order.

  • Paper and card construction
  • Printed using Epson Durabrite┬« Ultra Ink for colour fade resistance, smudge and water resistance. See full specification here
  • Shipping ONLY to UK Customers
  • Price includes postage - Second class signed for
  • Allow 14 days for delivery
  • Not suitable for children under 14 years of age.

The Prototype

On which this model is based - Brockenhurst crossing keeper's cottage No7. with porch from No.8 and without modern extensions.