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Description: The Post Office
Date Listed: 16 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 183141
OS Grid Reference: SD7113352374
OS Grid Coordinates: 371133, 452374
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9666, -2.4415
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SD 7052-7152 SLAIDBURN CHURCH STREET (EAST SIDE)
17/90 No. 3 (The Post Office)
Shop, c.1840. Squared watershot sandstone with projecting rock-faced
quoins and slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Windows have projecting
chamfered stone surrounds and hoods. The ground-floor windows have
wooden mullions and transoms. The 1st floor windows have glazing bars,
the outer ones also having wooden mullions. The central window is
smaller and has a segmental head. The door has a chamfered stone surround
with triangular head and hood. The stone gutter brackets are paired.
Gable stacks. At the rear a projecting wing forms an L-plan. The roof is
square on plan and oversails at the south-east corner on timber supports.
At the rear is a 1st floor windows with plain stone surround, a door with
similar surround and a C17th lintel re-set over it, and an external stone
stair to a 1st floor door.
Listing NGR: SD7113352374
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Source: English Heritage
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