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The Post Office, Henstridge

Description: The Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261821

OS Grid Reference: ST7244119804
OS Grid Coordinates: 372441, 119804
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9770, -2.3939

Location: High Street, Henstridge, Somerset BA8 0RA

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

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Listing Text


10/85 The Post Office


House with shop. C19. Local stone coursed rubble; Welsh slate roof to shallow pitch, with abutments; brick chimney
stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays. 12-pane sash windows set flush, the outer lower windows not aligned with those above;
central shop front with two angled bays of 3+2+3 panes on either side of recessed part glazed door to match, under
continuous fascia with lead flat roof. Interior not seen. This has been the village post office since at least 1875-the
house rather earlier than this. (Wasford, A History of Henstridge, 1953).

Listing NGR: ST7244019815

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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