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Holmridge and Post Office, Horsley

Description: Holmridge and Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 132921

OS Grid Reference: ST8389398035
OS Grid Coordinates: 383893, 198035
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6808, -2.2343

Location: Hartley Bridge Hill, Horsley, Gloucestershire GL6 0PU

Locality: Horsley
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 0PU

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Listing Text

(east side)

20/127 Holmridge and Post Office
(previously listed as
The Cross Stores)


House and shop. Mid C17; early C19 additions. Random rubble with
roughcast render, coursed rubble limestone; ashlar chimneys;
stone slate roof. Two-storey with attic; 2-storey shop wing
projects forward from south end. Front: originally 2-window
fenestration, one blocked by C20 flat-roofed addition in angle
which is not of special interest. Two 3-light recessed cavetto
mullioned casements to upper floor; 4-light recessed chamfered
mullioned ground floor casement to left. Central doorway with flat
timber porch hood on brackets; upper floor inserted timber fixed-
light above. Three eaves-mounted gabled roof dormers with timber
casements. Paired diagonal shafts with moulded caps to chimney at
north gable end. Lower gabled wing at south end projects forward
with 12-pane sash window above shop window. Rear: mullioned
fenestration to original range, early C19 wing added, projecting to
right. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST8389398035

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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