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THE POST OFFICE WITH HOUSE IMMEDIATELY WEST

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 POST OFFICE WITH HOUSE IMMEDIATELY WEST

List entry Number: 1056097

Location

THE POST OFFICE WITH HOUSE IMMEDIATELY WEST, WEST STREET

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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hinton St. George

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Feb-1958

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 262334

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST4112 HINTON ST GEORGE CP WEST STREET (North side)

7/84 The Post Office with house immediately west 4.2.58

GV II

House and shop in row. C18, extended in C19. Ham stone cut and squared, with rendered brickwork to extension; double Roman clay tiled roof between high coped gables suggesting former thatch; stone and brick chimney stacks. Two storeys: 3 + 3 bays. House has 16-pane sash windows with exposed boxes in plain openings with voussoired flat-arched heads, but to lower bay 2 a single-storey angled bay window of B + 20 + 8 panes, having lead flat roof. To lower bay 3 a six-panel door with toplights in plain opening under timber hood on wrought-iron brackets. The shop projects in bays 1 and 2 under catslide roof with hipped returns: 16-pane sash windows to both bays, which have rounded corners at this level; to ground floor a C19 shopfront with square bay windows of 4 + 8 + 2 panes flanking part-glazed door in half-depth recess; continuous slim fascia across front and to returns. Bay 3, which is also rendered, has a small casement window above and pair of timber garage doors below. Interior only seen in shop, which has a chamfered ceiling beam: reported is a 3-room cross passage plan, with two hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in rear; bay 3 of the shop may represent a former throughway: roof has collar truss frame. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, July 1977).

Listing NGR: ST4193812606

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in July, (1977)

National Grid Reference: ST 41938 12606

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