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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: OLD POST OFFICE

List entry Number: 1352494

Location

OLD POST OFFICE, 1 AND 2

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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Jul-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 281680

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

WETHERINGSETT-CUM-BROCKFORD TM 16 NW 3/95 Nos. 1 & 2, Old Post - Office

-- II Former farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. C16 with mid C20 renovation. Timber framed and rendered. Thatched roof, hipped over service end to right. 3- cell form. 2 storeys and attic. 4 windows, mid C20 2-light casements without glazing bars. Former entrance porch below stack, the door now replaced by a window. Matching mid C20 doorways to left and right, each with plank door and a flanking full-height window. Stack has rebuilt axial shaft. Interior. Considerably modernised. Some good quality studding in hall and chamber above, with evidence for original windows. Hall has chamfered-joist ceiling, the main beam with broach stop-chamfers at one end. Mutilated moulded lintol over hall fireplace. Service partition removed and replaced by later studded cross-partition in lower bay of hall. Queen-post roof. Use as post office ceased in 1884.

Listing NGR: TM1257066732

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National Grid Reference: TM 12570 66732

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