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The Old Post Office, Abbotsbury

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105187

OS Grid Reference: SY5772885286
OS Grid Coordinates: 357728, 85286
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6657, -2.5995

Location: Rodden Row, Abbotsbury, Dorset DT3 4JL

Locality: Abbotsbury
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 4JL

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Listing Text


10/64 No 26 (The Old Post Office),
26.1.56 (formerly listed as


Corner Cottage. C18. Rubble-stone walls with rounded corner. Thatch roof,
gabled at east end, and with rounded hip to corner with Market Street. One brick
stack at east gable. 2 storeys. 2 windows to Rodden Row, one window to Market
Street, renewed 3-light wooden casements with glazing-bars. Wooden cills and
lintels. One of 2-lights to Rodden Row. Inserted C20 single light left of front
door. Front door, on to Rodden Row, plank with one glass light, C20. The
attached shop premises on Market Street are not of special interest.
(RCHM Dorset I, p9 (21).)

Listing NGR: SY5772885292

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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