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Post Office, Braughing

Description: Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 161204

OS Grid Reference: TL3934825162
OS Grid Coordinates: 539348, 225162
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9076, 0.0243

Location: Malting Lane, Braughing, Hertfordshire SG11 2PG

Locality: Braughing
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 2PG

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Listing Text

Braughing village
(east side)

9/1 No 6
(Post Office)


House, sometime The Bell PH, now Post Office. C17, front
Gothicised by brewers 1874. Timber frame roughcast on stucco
plinth. Plastering lined as ashlar under porch. Steep old red
tile roof with large central dormer rising flush with front. 2
storeys, cellar and attics. 2-unit plan with rear lateral
chimney to left part and external gable chimney to right hand
part. Symmetrical 3-windows front with criss-cross applied
timbering. Dormer and 3 upper windows have 2-light flush
casements with moulded label ending in small bells. 3-light
casements with similar labels to ground floor flanking a large
gabled open timber gothick porch with cusped openings, benches
and wooden bell set on cambered collar at front with date '1874'.
Ceased being a PH c1926.

Listing NGR: TL3934825162

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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