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The Old Post Office, Holy Island

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 237735

OS Grid Reference: NU1262141880
OS Grid Coordinates: 412621, 641880
Latitude/Longitude: 55.6703, -1.8009

Location: Prior Lane, Holy Island, Northumberland TD15 2RU

Locality: Holy Island
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD15 2RU

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Listing Text


12/26 The Old Post Office


House. Probably C17 or early C18. Random rubble with pantiled roof, L-shaped.
2 storeys, 4 bays. 2-leaf C20 plank door in 3rd bay with roughly-alternating
surround and relieving arch over. Relieving arches also to 6- and 9-pane ground-
floor windows. Small 6-pane sashes on 1st floor. Steeply-pitched gabled roof
with raised coping and rendered brick end stacks.

Single-storey wing to rear in similar style.

C20 addition attached to left in similar style, not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU1262141880

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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