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Description: Post Offive and John Brabin's House
Date Listed: 29 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 182965
OS Grid Reference: SD6231443325
OS Grid Coordinates: 362314, 443325
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8847, -2.5748
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SD 64 SW CHIPPING TALBOT STREET
4/78 No. 20 (the Post Office) and
29.12.52 No. 22 (John Brabin's House)
[formerly listed as The Post Office
(formerly John Brabin's House)]
House and shop, 1668. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. 2 storeys.
No. 20 (to the right) has a sashed window with glazing bars. On the
1st floor is a 4-light mullioned window with inner hollow chamfer and
outer chamfer, with hood. Studded plank door, to the left, has chamfered
surround with triangular head. No. 22 has end stacks, and a studded plank
door to the right with chamfered surround, triangular head and 'IB 1668'
on the lintel. The ground floor has had a continuous drip course cut back.
To the left of the door is a window surround with outer chamfer and inner
hollow chamfer, with a central mullion remaining between 2 sashed windows
with glazing bars. To the left is a C19th plain stone surround to a triple
sash window. To the right on the 1st floor is a 3-light mullioned window
with hood mould, having an outer chamfer and inner hollow chamfer. To
the left is a one-light chamfered stair window at an intermediate level.
Stone gutter brackets. The left-hand chimney cap has a moulded coping
and weathered offset. The rear wall has double-chamfered mullioned
windows. Interior said to be modernised, but contains an old stair and
Listing NGR: SD6231443325
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Source: English Heritage
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