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Description: Post Office, and Corless Cottages
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182175
OS Grid Reference: SD5161053383
OS Grid Coordinates: 351610, 453383
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9742, -2.7392
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SD 55 SW ELLEL DOLPHINHOLME
13/111 Post Office, 19A, and 19-28
- (consecutive) Corless Cottages
Row of mill workers' houses, said to be built for Clarkson in 1796. Sandstone
rubble with slate roof. 3 storeys. Each house of one bay, having windows
with plain stone surrounds. Most are sashed, but some have modern frames.
Each house has door to left, with plain stone surround, and chimney to right.
The left-hand house, now part of the post office and shop, has sashed windows
with glazing bars on the ground and 1st floor. Its door is now blocked to
form a window. At the left is a stair window with plain stone surround.
Adjoining to the left,of 2 storeys but of the same build, is the original
part of the shop. It has a modern window with plain reveals on the 1st floor.
Its end wall has a modern shop front on the ground floor and 2 modern windows
with plain stone surrounds on the 1st floor. At the rear the houses are of
one bay with a door to the right.
Listing NGR: SD5161053383
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Source: English Heritage
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