British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Old Post Office, Bisley-with-Lypiatt

Description: Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 132637

OS Grid Reference: SO9046605917
OS Grid Coordinates: 390466, 205917
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7519, -2.1395

Locality: Bisley-with-Lypiatt
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 7AA

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

(east side)

13/80 Old Post Office
(previously listed as Post Office)



House on end of row. Mid C18; early and mid C19 alterations.
Coursed and squared limestone front, random rubble to end gable;
ashlar and artificial stone chimneys; concrete tile roof. Two-
storey with attic. Front: original 3-window fenestration
surviving on upper floor, all 2-light chamfered mullioned
casements. Three-light ground floor casement to left. Central
doorway with stone lintel and 6-panel fielded door; C20 inserted
flanking single-light casements. Enlarged window opening to right,
formerly with sash, now with C20 casement. Coved stone eaves.
South end: gable-mounted chimney with moulded cap. Off-centre
leaded attic casement. Rear: gabled wing with brick chimney.
Interior: refitted in Regency period, doorcases, windows and
fireplace being reeded with corner roundels. Six-panel moulded
doors. Panelled shutters to former sash window.

Listing NGR: SO9046605917

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.