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The Old Post Office, Alnwick

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 235675

OS Grid Reference: NU1859013233
OS Grid Coordinates: 418590, 613233
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4127, -1.7079

Location: 3 Clayport Street, Alnwick, Northumberland NE66 1LA

Locality: Alnwick
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 1LA

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 1
(The Old Post Office)
NU 1815 SE 1/42
Early C19. Two storeys, attic and basement. 1+3+1 windows. Ashlar. Central
3 bays break forward slightly with pediment over. Moulded eaves cornice; slate
roof with coped verges, only left hand kneeler left. One original brick chimney
on ridge and a more recent one behind pediment. Two small lights in pediment.
Other windows glazing bar sashes with moulded architraves; alternate triangular
and segmental pediments on 1st floor, flat pediments on ground floor where 2 right
hand windows have plate glass lower sashes. Large projecting pedimented portico
with doric columns, approached by steps, in centre; 6 panel door. Large semi-circular
archway to left to cobbled passage with double doors. Raised window surrounds
at rear.

Listing NGR: NU1859313231

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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