Description: Pauperhaugh Post Office with Adjacent Old Smithy
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236733
OS Grid Reference: NZ1014599582
OS Grid Coordinates: 410145, 599582
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2903, -1.8418
BRINKBURN B 6334
NZ 19 NW
10/65 Pauperhaugh Post
adjacent old smithy
Cottage and smithy. Cottage probably early C18, remodelled in mid-C19; smithy
probably mid C19. Rubble with cut dressings; Welsh slate roof. Cottage 1 storey
and attic, 2 bays with slightly-lower 3-bay smithy to right. Cottage has central
boarded door between 16-pane casements, earlier blocked window below eaves on right.
Coped gables; ridge stack. Left return shows 16-pane casement and renewed
attic window. Smithy shows baorded door on right and windows with blacksmith's
glazing; coped gable on right. Right return shows boarded window. All openings
in chamfered alternating-block surrounds.
Interior not seen.
Listing NGR: NZ1014599582
Source: English Heritage
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