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Post Office Farm, Rendcomb

Description: Post Office Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 131283

OS Grid Reference: SP0168609470
OS Grid Coordinates: 401686, 209470
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7839, -1.9769

Location: Rendcomb, Gloucestershire GL7 7EZ

Locality: Rendcomb
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 7EZ

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Listing Text

SP 00 NW
6/259 Post Office Farm


Former farmhouse, once used as a post office. C17 with minor
probably C18-C19 and C20 extensions. Limestone rubble; stone
slate roof; stack restored C20 with dressed stone quoins.
Rectangular main body with stairs projection and possible former
chimney projection on the north (C20 extensions inserted between
the latter). C18-C19 extensions to the west gable end. Main body:
2 storeys and attic with 1 1/2 and single-storey extensions. North
front: gabled 2 1/2 storey stairs projection off-centre left.
Similar gabled projection, far right. Small C20 single-light and
2-light casements with glazing bars to main body. Large 3-light
wooden casements to the extension to right; 2-light hipped roof
dormer to the upper floor. South front with gablet upper right:
two large 3-light casements to the ground floor; one 2-light and
two 3-light casements to the first floor; 2-light casement to the
gablet. All casements to main body with horizontal glazing bars.
Blocked doorway lower left. Two and 3-light C20 casements with
glazing bars to the successive extensions to the left gable end;
single 2-light hipped roof dormer. Gable-end stack.
Interior: beams with deep flat chamfers and runout stops. Stone
spiral staircase within the stairs projection.

Listing NGR: SP0168609470

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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