THE OLD POST OFFICE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057567
Date first listed:
21-Dec-1984
Statutory Address:
THE OLD POST OFFICE, FRONT STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE OLD POST OFFICE, FRONT STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
West Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Monksilver
National Grid Reference:
ST0735637431

Details

ST03NE MONKSILVER CP FRONT STREET (East side)

5/26 The Old Post Office

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GV II

Cottage. Probably C17, altered early C19. Roughcast over random rubble, colourwashed left return, rendered right return, thatched roof continued over projecting 2-storey bay left, external brick stack right. Plan: 3 cell and cross passage modified, additions at rear. 2 storeys, 3 bays; 2-light casements first floor with C17 4-light ovolo moulded mullioned window right, groundfloor segmental headed many paned 2-light casement in projecting bay left, 4-light casement right with inserted early C19 shop front on brick plinth 5 x 3 panes centre, C20 saddleback glazing bars, studded plank door with decorative hinges to left. This was the post office and general stores from early-mid C19 until late C20.

Listing NGR: ST0735637431

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
264783
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: 06 Apr 2002
Reference: IOE01/06702/16
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Malcolm Parslow. Source Historic England Archive
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