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Description: The Post House
Date Listed: 31 July 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 106118
OS Grid Reference: ST5809810885
OS Grid Coordinates: 358098, 110885
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8959, -2.5972
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ST 51 SE RYME VILLAGE
1/100 The Post House
Attached house and cottage. Dated H.G.E. 1772 on stone tablet over the front
door. Red brick walls in Flemish bond, with projecting brick quoin-work. Slate
roof with stone gable-copings and kneelers. Brick stacks at each gable. Two
storeys. 3 windows, 3-light C20 wood casements with horizontal glazing-bars,
wood cills. 2-light casement over front door. Segmental brick arches to ground
floor. Front entrance at centre, with moulded stone architrave, plain frieze
and moulded cornice. Panelled door, C20. Attached cottage at east end, early
Cl9. Brick walls. Slate roof with stone gable-coping. Two storeys. 2 windows
canted bay at left ground, fixed window with glazing-bars, 5 panes width. Wood
cills. 2-light wood casement with glazing-bars to right of this. 2-light wood
casement over. 3 feathers (Duchy of Cornwall) on east end wall.
(RCHM Dorset I, p,194(5))
Listing NGR: ST5809810885
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Source: English Heritage
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