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The Old Post Office, Alberbury with Cardeston

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258926

OS Grid Reference: SJ3587814300
OS Grid Coordinates: 335878, 314300
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7225, -2.9508

Location: B4393, Cardeston, Shropshire SY5 9AH

Locality: Alberbury with Cardeston
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9AH

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Listing Text

12/21 The Old Post Office


House, latterly the post office, now house. Early C18 with C20 alterations and
additions. Painted brick (Flemish stretcher bond) with plain tile roof.
2 storeys and gable-lit attic. Chamfered plinth, plat band, brick eaves
cornice with moulded dentils, and parapeted gable end; 2 brick stacks to
gabled wing at rear. 4-window front; wooden cross-casements, segmental-
headed to ground floor; blocked door between first and second windows from
right. Left-hand corn rebuilt in C20. Left-hand return front with dentil
cornice carried round at eaves level, 2-light attic window, cross-casements
to first and ground floors, and C20 recessed porch to left with glazed door.
C20 addition at rear with external lateral brick stack. Interior not
inspected. Latterly the post office.

Listing NGR: SJ3587814300

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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