THE GENERAL POST OFFICE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1110771

Date first listed: 04-Oct-1973

Statutory Address: THE GENERAL POST OFFICE, 47, CHEAP STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of THE GENERAL POST OFFICE
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Location

Statutory Address: THE GENERAL POST OFFICE, 47, CHEAP STREET

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset (District Authority)

Parish: Sherborne

National Grid Reference: ST 63842 16710

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

CHEAP STREET 1. 1625 (North East side) No 47 (The General Post Office). ST 6316 1/306 II GV 2. Mid Cl9 probably. 2 storeys. 5 window bays. Ham stone front. Finely dressed ashlar 1st floor; ground floor rusticated with cornice above. Moulded eaves cornice with modillions above a frieze. 1st floor sash windows 3 panes wide with moulded architraves, cornice, frieze and sills. Wider 3 panes wide windows below. Central doorway with tall moulded architrave frame; moulded cornice on carved trusses; rectangular fanlight; 6-panelled door. Originally a private residence.

Nos 29 to 53 (odd) and No 53A form a group.

Listing NGR: ST6384216710

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 103884

Legacy System: LBS

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