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THE OLD POST OFFICE COTTAGE

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 COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1130612

Location

THE OLD POST OFFICE COTTAGE, THE VILLAGE

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

County:

District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Waverton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Jan-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55534

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SJ 46 SE WAVERTON C.P. THE VILLAGE (West Side)

2/24 The Old Post Office Cottage

GV II

Formerly cottage and shippon, now cottage: early C18, extended late C18 with late C19 porch and rear extension. Rendered brick, original house thatched, extensions with Welsh slate roof. 1 gable brick chimney. 2-room plan with former shippon and hayloft added later. 2-storey, 4-bay front. Buttress at right end and plain band at 1st floor. 2 and 3-light wooden casements, the upper ones swept over by the thatch. Brick gabled porch with tile roof and exposed pegged truss. Door under segmental brick head behind. Interior: Entry into lobby. To left room a heavy chamfered beam with tongue stop and flat inglenook fireplace. Central winder staircase leads to bedroom with heavy exposed purlins. Tethering post and exposed beams and joists survive in 2-stall shippon.



Listing NGR: SJ4611463428

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National Grid Reference: SJ 46114 63428

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