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General Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Arboretum, City of Derby

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9221 / 52°55'19"N

Longitude: -1.4784 / 1°28'42"W

OS Eastings: 435165

OS Northings: 336207

OS Grid: SK351362

Mapcode National: GBR PKF.0V

Mapcode Global: WHDGT.8T76

Entry Name: General Post Office

Listing Date: 24 February 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279012

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404427

Location: Derby, DE1

County: City of Derby

Unitary Authority Ward: Arboretum

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Derby St Alkmund and St Werburgh

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

VICTORIA STREET
1.
5170
General Post Office
SK 3536 SW 1/303
II

2.
Circa 1869. Stone. Renaissance style; 3 storeys; 7 sash windows (no glazing bars)
in moulded architraves with pediments on consoles and panels of balusters below;
sill band at 2nd storey; moulded cornice at 1st floor, breaking forward at centre
and ends on lion-head supporting brackets; ground storey rusticated, with Greek
Key frieze ; central doorway with plain rectangular fanlight with 6-panelled door;
plain frieze, dentilled modillion eaves cornice and open balustrade. 3-window
return side to St James's Street which has a 2-storeyed 5 window wing on left-hand
side.


Listing NGR: SK3516536207

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