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The Old Post Office, Freethorpe

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 228609

OS Grid Reference: TG4067404813
OS Grid Coordinates: 640674, 304813
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5878, 1.5516

Location: The Common, Freethorpe, Norfolk NR13 3LX

Locality: Freethorpe
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR13 3LX

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Listing Text

TG 40 SW
7/33 The Old Post Office.
Former shop, early C19, of red brick with slate roof. Double pile with C20
extension, all of 2 storeys, with single storey outshut to east. Double fronted
facade to west. C20 part glazed door in C19 frame. Double revealed opening,
with gauged brick elliptical arches. Radial pattern in spandrel. Blank window
above with gauged brick ogee arch. Segmental plan bays, with full width windows
with glazing bars and flat gauged brick arches at ground floor level. Sash
windows with glazing bars at first floor level. Windows curved in plan with
bays. North elevation has 2 symmetrical windows at first floor level, and
at ground floor left a C20 window in original opening with gauged brick arch
in the form of a Venetian window head. 4 panel part glazed door to right.
Bracketed eaves to west. Hipped roof with central stack. C20 wing and lean-
to, not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TG4067404813

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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