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The Post House, Shawbury

Description: The Post House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 260125

OS Grid Reference: SJ5547619986
OS Grid Coordinates: 355476, 319986
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7756, -2.6614

Location: Shawbury, Shropshire SY4 4JP

Locality: Shawbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 4JP

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Listing Text


19/129 Nos. 1-4, The Post
- House


Shown on O.S. map as Surgery Cottage.
Two houses, now divided into flats. Mid-C18 incorporating probably
C17 core. Rendered timber frame and painted brick; plain tile roof.
One storey and attic and 2 storeys and attic. Plinth, plat band, toothed-
brick eaves cornice and 3 small gabled eaves dormers with glazing bar
sashes. Brick ridge stacks to left and right, 4 bays; glazing bar
sashes with gauged brick heads, blind on ground floor to right. Door
in second bay from left with 6 flush panels (top 2 panels glazed), moulded
architrave, radial fanlight, and early C19 cast-iron lattice porch with
tented lead hood. C17 flush-gabled wing to left with small C19 attic
casement and C20 first-floor casement. Left-hand return front with
late C20 casements and lean-to porch. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ5547619986

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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