British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Post Office, Bishopsbourne

Description: The Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 171003

OS Grid Reference: TR1904052465
OS Grid Coordinates: 619040, 152465
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2293, 1.1359

Location: Park Lane, Bishopsbourne, Kent CT4 5HT

Locality: Bishopsbourne
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 5HT

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Bishopsbourne, Kent at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

(west side)

The Post Office
TR 1952 21/147


Late C18 or early C19. Two storeys, rendered, with Welsh slate roof. Three
windows, slightly segmental arches, later hung sashes with glazing bars. Doorway
with wood pilasters and dentil cornice to hood on brackets, radiating fanlight
above half-glazed door. A feature is the bowed shop window with glazing bars
and dentil cornice. The corner to the right is canted to the ground floor
for carriage access. C19 metal post office sign.

Listing NGR: TR1904452463

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.