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The Old Post House, Stanton

Description: The Old Post House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134860

OS Grid Reference: SP0702334231
OS Grid Coordinates: 407023, 234231
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0065, -1.8991

Location: 15 High Street, Stanton, Gloucestershire WR12 7NF

Locality: Stanton
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR12 7NF

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Listing Text

SP 0634-0734
(north side)
11/76 The Old Post House
(formerly listed as the
4.7.60 Post Office)

House. 1604 for John James (datestone), early and late C20. Front
right, well-squared, coursed stone, rest less well squared; stone
slate roof. 'L' plan, 2-bay front, gable and 2-bay left return, 1 1/2
and 2 1/2 storeys. To road, mullioned windows with hoodmoulds; gable
on right, plinth, 6-light with king mullion and ovolo moulding;
datestone above; 4-light as below; 2-light window to attic,
parapet gable, cross-gablet apex. Slightly set back on left,
yellower stone: late C20 glazed door, double-ovolo door surround,
Tudor arch, hoodmould. Two-light ovolo-moulded window to left.
Above gabled dormer with 2-light casement; ridge chimney to right
of door, moulded cap; hipped end of rear wing adjoining. Left
return: gable, 3-light plain mullioned window; slightly set up on
left 2-light ovolo-moulded with hoodmould, 2-light ovolo-moulded in
gable. Boarded door to left, Tudor arch, hoodmould, single-light
ovolo-moulded with hoodmould. Above 2-light casement. in gabled
dormer. Ridge chimney on left gable, moulded cap.

Listing NGR: SP0702334231

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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