THE POST OFFICE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1144102

Date first listed: 12-May-1988

Statutory Address: THE POST OFFICE, 42, FORE STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE POST OFFICE, 42, FORE STREET

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

District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)

Parish: St. Columb Major

National Grid Reference: SW 91256 63540

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History

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Details

ST COLUMB MAJOR FORE STREET (west side), SW 9063-9163 St Columb Major 17/223 No 42 (The Post Office) - GV II

House and Post Office. Circa early C19, with alterations of later C19 and C20. Elvan rubble with granite dressings and quoins. Hipped asbestos slate roof with ridge and hip tiles. Stacks to sides with brick shafts. Plan: Double depth plan, with large room to right and smaller room to left at the front, with the entrance between set off-centre to left.. Rear service rooms. Probably in the late C19, a shop, now Post Office, was inserted at ground floor in the room to right. Exterior: 2 storeys, nearly symmetrical 3-window front. First floor has three late C19 6-pane sashes in original openings with voussoirs and keystones. Ground floor has one C19 4-pane sash to left and 2 to right in original openings with voussoirs and keystones. 6-panelled door with overlight. The inner window to right was formerly a door. Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SW9125663540

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 71227

Legacy System: LBS

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