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Post Office, Ferndown Town

Description: Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 107659

OS Grid Reference: SZ0661298391
OS Grid Coordinates: 406612, 98391
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7851, -1.9076

Location: Ringwood Road, Ferndown, Dorset BH22 9AA

Locality: Ferndown Town
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH22 9AA

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Listing Text

12/33 No. 12 and Post
- II
A pair of estate cottages. 1869, with minor C20 changes and C20 extension.
Walls of red brickwork in Flemish bond, with Bath stone dressings; plinth,
window surrounds, hood-moulds. Roof of (C20) interlocking tiles, gables
above the half-dormers; central stack with four octagonal flues. A 'Tudor'
design, with a C20 shop attached to the north end; symmetrical west front of
one and a half storeys, two windows. Metal casements with diagonal lights.
No. 12 (south side) has a doorway with a Tudor arch and a boarded door with
wrought-iron decorative hinges; the post office doorway has been altered, to
a window. There are plaques above each doorway, and between the upper and
lower windows, with raised ornament, the one above the south side door with
the figure 12, others with heraldic and floral decoration, incorporating the
date 1869.

Listing NGR: SZ0661298391

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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