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THE OLD POST OFFICE AND HOLLAND COTTAGE

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 AND HOLLAND COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1055001

Location

THE OLD POST OFFICE AND HOLLAND COTTAGE

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Clunbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-May-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 257556

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CLUNBURY C.P. CLUNBURY SO 38 SE 4/51 The Old Post Office - and Holland Cottage GV II

House, now divided into 2. Mid-C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber framed with rendered infill on rendered rubblestone plinth; slate roof with ornamental cresting, carved bargeboards and shaped finials. Original plan apparently of 3 framed bays with short end bay added in late C17. One storey and attic. Framing: square panels, 3 from cill to wall- plate with a long straight tension brace to front left corner. C19 casements throughout including to canted bays to far left and immediately to right of roughly central 4-panel door (top panels now glazed). Gable to left of centre has 3-light casement on each floor; another 3-light case- ment to far right. 3 late C19 gabled dormers in bottom of roof slope, one to left and 2 to right of gable, that furthest to right with leaded casement. Internal red brick end stack with toothed capping to left. Painted rubblestone cladding to right gable end, which has principal rafters of original roof exposed. Interior: far right (Holland Cottage) only inspected. This has original end wall visible (square panels with collar and tie beam truss), showing that end bay is an addition.

Listing NGR: SO3706080585

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National Grid Reference: SO 37060 80585

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