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Description: The Post Office
Date Listed: 19 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 178948
OS Grid Reference: TQ6917053505
OS Grid Coordinates: 569170, 153505
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2556, 0.4229
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In the entry for: WEATHERINGBURY TONBRIDGE ROAD
The address shall be amended to
TQ 65 SE TONBRIDGE ROAD
No 192. The Post
House and Shop. C18 faced with red brick in Flemish bond with some vitrified
headers. Tiled roof with massive brick stack. 2 storeys and attics.
2 windows, 1 gabled and plastered dormer. Brick band. 1st floor windows
are 3-light wooden casements with rubbed brick voussoirs. Central doorcase
with half-glazed door and flat hood. Right hand window without glazing
bars. To left is a c1830 shop front with paterae and moulded architrave,
the top half of early C19 panes, the lower half having a GR letter box
and 2 stamp machines incorporated. Brick plinth.
TQ 65 SE WATERINGBURY TONBRIDGE ROAD
2/113 General Stores
Cottage. Early C19. Painted brick, hipped slate roof. 2 storeys. Plinth
and band. Casement windows. Shop front with door to right. Wing at rear,
red brick with grey headers. Eaves cornice to tiled roof with slope stacks.
2 storeys, 4 window range with garage doors at left. Modern bay window to
left of centre. 2 doors at right. Sash windows on 1st floor.
Listing NGR: TQ6916953509
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Source: English Heritage
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