8-9 Abbey Place, Thorney, Peterborough

8-9 Abbey Place, Thorney, Peterborough
Photograph taken 15 June 2002 © Mr R. Keith Drewery . Source Historic England Archive ref: 50363

This cottage and post office were built in c1860-70. They are built in an ornate Gothic-Jacobean style of architecture. They were built by S.S. Toulon for the 9th Duke of Bedford who owned the estate that included the village of Thorney.