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The Post Office, Northleach with Eastington

Description: The Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 130541

OS Grid Reference: SP1129314595
OS Grid Coordinates: 411293, 214595
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8299, -1.8375

Location: Market Place, Northleach, Gloucestershire GL54 3EE

Locality: Northleach with Eastington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 3EE

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Listing Text

SP 1114
EASTINGTON (north side), Northleach
8/104 The Post Office

The Post Office and lock-up, at end of row. C17-mid C18 in several
phases. Main body limestone rubble. Twin-gabled extensions at
front. Coursed squared and finely dressed limestone, rendered at
front above ground floor level. Ashlar stacks replaced in brick.
Complex plan with two gabled extensions projecting forwards at
front. C20 lean-to shop front with glazing bars, C20 door with
glazing bars left. Four 12-pane sash windows to first floor;
those lighting right-hand gable paired. Attics lit by 2-light
casements with glazing bars. Keystone to first floor and attic
window of left-hand gable. Projecting shop window with horizontal
glazing bars to left-hand return of left-hand gable. Early plank
door giving access to former 'lock-up' left where the stocks and
ducking stool were formerly stored. Heavy-pegged frame with lintel
with ogee curved soffit. Axial stacks. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP1129214594

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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