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Llanyblodwel Post Office, Llanyblodwel

Description: Llanyblodwel Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 256633

OS Grid Reference: SJ2423622967
OS Grid Coordinates: 324236, 322967
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7989, -3.1251

Location: B4396, Llanyblodwell, Shropshire SY10 8NQ

Locality: Llanyblodwel
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY10 8NQ

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Listing Text

SJ 22 SW

5/85 Llanyblodwel Post Office


School-master's house, now post office. Circa 1850 by Revd. John Parker.
Regularly coursed and dressed sandstone blocks with ashlar dressings;
hipped graded slate roofs with carved stone finials. Gothic style.
In 2 sections with prominent porch to eastern part. 2 storeys. Original
fenestration: first floor has paired lancets with uncusped quatrefoils
above, those to long sides with gables piercing eaves. Chamfered 2-
light mullion windows to ground floor and narrow rectangular chamfered
windows to both floors. Main entrance through Gothic-panelled door under
porch. Ridge and valley stacks, main group of 4 with opposing octagonal
stone shafts and yellow brick shafts with chamfered corners, all with
moulded capping. Forms a picturesque group with The Old School (q.v.)
and enclosing wall (q.v.). B.o.E. p. 171.

Listing NGR: SJ2423622967

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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