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The Post Office, with the Front Boundary Wall, North Cadbury

Description: The Post Office, with the Front Boundary Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 262099

OS Grid Reference: ST6355627247
OS Grid Coordinates: 363556, 127247
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0434, -2.5212

Location: 20 High Street, North Cadbury, Somerset BA22 7DR

Locality: North Cadbury
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 7DR

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Listing Text

8/166 The Post Office, with the front
boundary wall
Detached house. Early C19. Red brick, Flemish bond, rendered and colour- washed on front elevation; hipped plain clay
tile roof; brick chimney stacks. Double roof plan; 2 storeys with attics, 3 bays. Plinth, eaves course; 2-storey angled
bay windows to outer bays, with margined sash windows set with fluted cornerpieces and lead flat roofs; similar window
upper bay 2 under a length of parapet possibly replacing a pediment; semi- circular roofed dormer windows to each bay:
to lower bay 2 a part- glazed door in heavy frame set in slight projection, under flat lead and timber roof: letter box
set into right-hand bay. Interior not seen. Four metres in front of house stone wall about 850 mm high, squared stone
with plain coping, with sweeps up to central gate piers which have pyramidal caps; plain wrot iron gates with barbed
spearpoint rails, curved top rails; all adding to setting of house and streetscape.

Listing NGR: ST6355627247

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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