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THE OLD POST HOUSE

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 HOUSE

List entry Number: 1135997

Location

THE OLD POST HOUSE, EVERSLEY ROAD

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

County:

District: Wokingham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Arborfield and Newland

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Apr-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 41420

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

ARBORFIELD AND NEWLAND EVERSLEY ROAD SU 76 NE Arborfield Road (east side)

9/19 The Old Post House

G.V. II

Hall house, now cottage. C15 altered C20. Timber frame with painted brick infilling, old tile gabled roof. Rectangular plan of 4 framed bays. 2 storeys. Rectangular chimney stack with diagonal pilasters to left of ridge centre. Scattered C19 leaded casement windows. Original 4-centred moulded door frame facing road but now enclosed in C20 hipped lean-to porch facing road. Interior:- contains a very fine timber frame, redundant crown post roof, long curved windbraces and large C17 inglenook chimney inserted in former screens passage, service end on left. Carpenters marks in correct sequence, scribed with a race tool with a circular symbol which is unusual for Berkshire.

Listing NGR: SU7621866972

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National Grid Reference: SU 76218 66972

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