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THE OLD 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: THE OLD POST OFFICE

List entry Number: 1038196

Location

THE OLD POST OFFICE

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

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Alstonefield

National Park: PEAK DISTRICT

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Mar-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 274361

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Details

SK1255-1355 ALSTONEFIELD C.P. ALSTONEFIELD

9/8 The Old Post Office 1.2.67.

G.V. II

Terraced row of houses, now shops. Late C18. Coursed limestone rubble; clay tile roofs with raised coped verges on kneelers; course rubble integral end stacks. 2 storeys. In 3 parts. Left hand part: (The Post Office) has 2:1 windows; right hand window in canted section linking to central part; plain raised surrounds; larger ground floor window to right (original shop window); left hand ground floor window inserted into former doorway; glazing bar sashes to ground floor, plate glass sashes to first floor left and right, fixed light to first floor centre; double leaved, half glazed door to right with raised plaster quoins. Centre part: 2-light plate glass casements to first floor; 3 glazing bar casements to ground floor, that to left of centre occupying place of one of a former pair of matched doorways; plaster surrounds to both windows and doorways; continuous moulded cornice hood to doors; oval plaque to first floor centre with inscription: "J. HAMBLETON/MERCER AND GROCER / Dealer inCoffee, Tea, Tobacco & Snuff". Right hand part: Slightly recessed; one small casement window; C20 door to ground floor.

Listing NGR: SK1311455556

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National Grid Reference: SK 13114 55556

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