THE OLD POST OFFICE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1041494
Date first listed:
25-Aug-1977
Statutory Address:
THE OLD POST OFFICE, 1, CLAYPORT STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE OLD POST OFFICE, 1, CLAYPORT STREET

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Alnwick
National Grid Reference:
NU 18590 13233

Details

CLAYPORT STREET 1. 5330 (South Side) No 1 (The Old Post Office) NU 1815 SE 1/42 II* GV Early C19. Two storeys, attic and basement. 1+3+1 windows. Ashlar. Central 3 bays break forward slightly with pediment over. Moulded eaves cornice; slate roof with coped verges, only left hand kneeler left. One original brick chimney on ridge and a more recent one behind pediment. Two small lights in pediment. Other windows glazing bar sashes with moulded architraves; alternate triangular and segmental pediments on 1st floor, flat pediments on ground floor where 2 right hand windows have plate glass lower sashes. Large projecting pedimented portico with doric columns, approached by steps, in centre; 6 panel door. Large semi-circular archway to left to cobbled passage with double doors. Raised window surrounds at rear.

Listing NGR: NU1859313231

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
235675
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 21 Sep 1999
Reference: IOE01/00483/06
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