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THE OLD POST OFFICE

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

List entry Number: 1125665

Location

THE OLD POST OFFICE

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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hambleden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Jan-1986

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 46785

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SU 79 SE HAMBLEDEN SKIRMETT

3/133 The Old Post Office

II

House. Probably C16, with cross wing rebuilt C17, altered C19. Left side has frame of irregular timbers with one curved brace and whitewashed brick infill; remainder rebuilt in brick, part rendered and whitewashed, the left gable hung with shingles. Old tile roof to right bay, re-tiled cross wing. Brick chimneys to right and to left side of crosswing. Lower bay to right, possibly once a hall, now of one storey and an attic; 2-storey projecting gabled cross wing to left with C20 rear extension. Paired barred wooden casements, that to right attic in small gabled dormer. Board door to left of right bay. Interior: right bay has inserted upper floor, and remains of substantial queen strut truss; left bay also has slight later floor timbers; between bays is pointed timber arch, chamfered on the right side, incorporated into wall of cross wing but of earlier origin.

Listing NGR: SU7758690033

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National Grid Reference: SU 77586 90033

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