Former Head Post Office, 42, Eden Street, Kingston upon Thames - Kingston upon Thames

Post office built in 1875. Three storeys in red brick with stone dressings. The building has been vacant for many years. Planning Permission has been granted for a wider redevelopment, including the repair and re-use of this building, and works are progressing. Initially the building will include a marketing suite for the nearby development, and will later become restaurants and community space.

Former Head Post Office, 42, Eden Street, Kingston upon Thames - Kingston upon Thames
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Former Head Post Office
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1080100
  • Local Planning Authority: Kingston upon Thames
  • Site Type: Communications > Telecommunication building/structure

Location

  • Building Name: Former Head Post Office
  • Street Number: 42
  • Street Name: Eden Street
  • Locality: Kingston upon Thames
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Kingston upon Thames
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Kingston and Surbiton
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Fair
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
  • Previous Priority: F
  • Ownership: Commercial company

Contact Details

Chloe Clay 020 8547 5418

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England