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Description: The Old Post Office
Date Listed: 22 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 155363
OS Grid Reference: SO4436638978
OS Grid Coordinates: 344366, 238978
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0464, -2.8126
EATON BISHOP CP -
SO 43 NW
The Old Post Office
House. Probably C16 or C17 with later alterations. Timber-frame with brick
infill and rendered finish. Hipped Welsh slate roof and central stack. L-
plan with main range of about 3½ bays aligned north/south with small eastward
projection at south end. Two storeys. West elevation has one window, a plastic-
coated 2-light C20 casement and wall-frame with three to four square panels
between cill and wall-plate. South gable has angle struts from corner posts to
tie. North gable has weatherboarded top and two late C20 casements each of two
lights to both floors. Ledged nail-studded door with foliated strap hinges to
left-hand side. Interior noted as having heavy ceiling beams. (RCHM, Vol I,
Listing NGR: SO4436638978
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Source: English Heritage
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