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The Old Post House and Ladies Hairdresser Adjoining, Charlbury

Description: The Old Post House and Ladies Hairdresser Adjoining

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 October 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 254204

OS Grid Reference: SP3568319567
OS Grid Coordinates: 435683, 219567
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8735, -1.4831

Location: Market Street, Charlbury, Oxfordshire OX7 3PH

Locality: Charlbury
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 3PH

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Listing Text

5/62 (East side)
9/10/80 The Old Post House and
Ladies' Hairdresser

House, now house and hairdresser's premises. Early C18 with later
alterations and extension to right. Coursed square rubble; stone slate
roof. Main part has 2 storeys, cellar and attic. Central half-glazed
door has moulded doorcase. Sash windows with glazing bars have cambered
arches on ground floor and wooden lintels on first floor. Central painted
date stone (not legible) has oval tablet with recessed spandrels (similar
to Heathfield in Brown's Lane (q.v.). Hipped dormer has horizontal
sliding sashes. 2 end chimneys, the left one forming a ridge stack
finished in rendered brick. Extension to right has half-glazed door,
recessed shop-front, one first-floor sash window with glazing bars and
another smaller blocked window with timber lintel.

Listing NGR: SP3568319567

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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