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Letter Box and Wall, Immediately East of the Warren, Henstridge

Description: Letter Box and Wall, Immediately East of the Warren

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261810

OS Grid Reference: ST7149421158
OS Grid Coordinates: 371494, 121158
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9891, -2.4075

Location: 4 High Street, Henstridge, Somerset BA8 0NH

Locality: Henstridge
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA8 0NH

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Listing Text

Letter box and wall, immediately
East of The Warren


Post office wall letter box. 1857-59. Cast iron, by Smith and Hawkes of Birmingham. Size 240mm wide x 740mm deep, 3
panel front with hinged internal flap to letter aperture. Wall in rubble, about 1.7 metre high and 2 metres long, lime
rendered. The first pattern wall letter box used by the Post Office, of which only 6 are known to be still in use,
(Information from Letter Box Study Group).

Listing NGR: ST7149421158

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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