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

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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

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

Legal

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

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