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Post Office House, Warburton

Description: Post Office House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 212938

OS Grid Reference: SJ7095389304
OS Grid Coordinates: 370953, 389304
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3998, -2.4383

Location: B5160, Warburton, Trafford WA13 9UZ

Locality: Warburton
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: WA13 9UZ

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/177 Post Office
- House

- II

Post Office, now house. c.1893. John Douglas. English garden
wall bond brick, terracotta dressings and clay tile roof.
Asymmetrical L-shaped plan with 2 storeys and a porch. 3
bays with first floor decorative brickwork band, overhanging
eaves and steeply pitched roof with 2 prominent gable
stacks. 3-light flattened ogee-headed window in bay 1 and 4-
light similar in bay 3 (which projects as a wing) but with a
transom. All the windows are detailed in terracotta and only
the first floor ones retain leaded lights. The porch in bay
2 is timber framed and has a pitched roof. The first floor
has decorative lozenge panels in brick and painted render to
bay 1 and the gable of bay 3. Bays 2 and 3 have 2 and 3-
light mullion windows as above.

Listing NGR: SJ7095389304

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

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