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The Post House, Filkins and Broughton Poggs

Description: The Post House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253518

OS Grid Reference: SP2388504342
OS Grid Coordinates: 423885, 204342
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7373, -1.6555

Location: 7 Hazells Lane, Lechlade GL7 3HU

Locality: Filkins and Broughton Poggs
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 3HU

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Listing Text

(North-west side)
7/196 The Post House
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as Shop
premises immediately S of
Filkins Farmhouse)

House and post office. Dated H?W 1741 on shaped tablet to centre. Coursed
limestone rubble with raised ashlar quoins; stone slate roof with flat stone
gable copings; flanking chimneys, the right ashlar with moulded cornice, the
left rebuilt in brick. 2 storeys and attic, 2 bays. 2-light windows with
chamfered stone mullions and C20 metal glazing bars. Ground floor of right bay
altered to C19 canted wooden shop window on ashlar base. 2 gabled roof dormers
with C20 2-light wooden casements. Central C20 half-glazed door in raised and
chamfered stone surround. Traces of blocked doorway in right gable end, to road.
Rear has 3-pane sashes to ground floor, and C20 metal casements above. Attached
to left gable end is a single-storey former outbuilding, now incorporated in
house, with C20 extensions. Extensions are not of special architectural

Listing NGR: SP2388504342

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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