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Old Post Office, Staunton on Wye

Description: Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150474

OS Grid Reference: SO3392446237
OS Grid Coordinates: 333924, 246237
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1105, -2.9663

Location: A438, Staunton on Wye, County of Herefordshire HR3 6DS

Locality: Staunton on Wye
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR3 6DS

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Listing Text

SO 34 NW
SO 339462
1427/3/105 Old Post Office


Cottage. Probably late C17 or early C18 with later alterations. Timber-frame with plaster and brick infill. Small brick and weatherboarded extension. Welsh slate roof and large extruded sandstone rubble rear stack with brick shaft. Rectangular two-bay plan aligned north-west/south-east with south-west projection to centre. One storey and attic. North-west elevation has gable to left and low weatherboarded part with stack to right. Gable has one attic window, a 2-light mid-C20 casement. Ground floor has a 3-light casement to right of centre and ledged door, probably mid-C19, to left. North-east elevation to road has two mid-C20 casements, each of 2-lights to ground floor. Frame is three square panels high from cill to wall-plate. Interior inaccessible at time of re-survey (November 1986). The cottage is said to have once been a post office. (RCHM. Vol III, p 187).

Listing NGR: SO3392446237

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Source: English Heritage

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