Description: Post Office Adjacent House
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240601
OS Grid Reference: NZ0395255150
OS Grid Coordinates: 403952, 555150
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8911, -1.9399
SHOTLEY LOW QUARTER A68 (West Side)
NZ 05 NW Kilnpit Hill
Post Office and
10/231 adjacent house.
Shop and house, c. 1800 remodelled mid-C19. Rubble with cut quoins
(tooled-and-margined to 1st floor) and dressings; slate roof. 2 storeys,
6 bays. Bay 2 has boarded door with 3-pane overlight, flanked by 20-pane
fixed shop windows with wooden pilasters and cornice. To right a renewed
door in stop-chamfered stone surround with moulded cornice, flanked by
4-pane sash windows in irregular-block surrounds. 4-pane sashes in chamfered
stone surrounds to 1st floor, except for circular windows in stone surrounds
in bays 2 and 5, the former blocked, the latter with radial glazing. Coped
gables with moulded kneelers, stepped and corniced end and ridge stacks.
Single-storey bay to left has coped gable with moulded kneelers.
Listing NGR: NZ0395255150
Source: English Heritage
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