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COUGHTON POST OFFICE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: COUGHTON POST OFFICE

List entry Number: 1024565

Location

2, COUGHTON LANE
COUGHTON POST OFFICE, BIRMINGHAM ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Coughton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Jun-1985

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 305327

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

COUGHTON BIRMINGHAM ROAD SP06SE (West side) 1/164 Coughton Post Office and No.2 01/02/67 Coughton Lane (Formerly listed as Post Office and shops adjoining)

GV II

Includes No.2 Coughton Lane. House, now post office and tea room, and separate cottage. C17 with C18 front (VCH). Timber framed; square framing with brick infill. Front of brick with brick string course and brick dentil cornice. Brick range on right. Old tile roof; brick stacks. L-plan, extended to T-plan. 2 storeys and attic; 5-window range. Central late C18/C19 shop front has panelled half-glazed door, and 2 bow windows with glazing bars and reeded wood surrounds. Continuous shaped fascia. To right of this a 6-panelled part-glazed door with moulded wood surround. Wood and iron casements with glazing bars. Door and windows under cambered brick arches. 3 hipped dormers. Lower 2-storey, 2-window range to right has blocked openings with cambered arches on ground floor. Two 3-light leaded casements with crown glass on first floor. Left return side to Coughton Lane has external stack. To rear: exposed framing. Timber-framed wing (No.2 Coughton Lane) with jowled posts. Large internal stack of 2 shafts, one of thin bricks. Plank door and small C20 trellis porch. C19 and C20 casements. Interior: Exposed timber framing. (V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol,III, p.74).

Listing NGR: SP0801360334

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1945), 74

National Grid Reference: SP 08013 60334

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