Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1305836

Date first listed: 14-Oct-1987

Statutory Address: THE POST OFFICE


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Statutory Address: THE POST OFFICE

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

County: Devon

District: North Devon (District Authority)

Parish: East Worlington

National Grid Reference: SS7739613785


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GV II Probably formerly a pair of cottages, now house-with shop and post office. Probably C17 origin, remodelled and extended in C18 and C19. Rubble and cob, rendered, colourwashed, straw-thatched roof with gable ends; brick stacks. Plan: 3 room plan, middle room with an axial stack backing onto left room; no sign of a through-passage; right room narrower with rear corner stack which may indicate this end of the house rebuilt. Exterior: single storey and attic, asymmetrical 2:2 windows, 3 on first floor with C18 leaded lights, further similar casement to left of ground floor; C19 gabled dormer to right of first floor, large 8-pane C19 shop window on ground floor. 2 door openings with plank doors, to right into the shop, to left into the house. Interior: the right room with 2 chamfered lateral ceiling beams with step-stops, corner fireplace with a chamfered beam, oven, iron door; chamfered ceiling beads to centre room; room to left with ceiling beams with thin chamfers. Roof not seen, feet of principal straight suggesting rebuild. Shop with brick floor.

Listing NGR: SS7739613785


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Legacy System number: 97421

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