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The Old Post Office, Monksilver

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 264783

OS Grid Reference: ST0731837491
OS Grid Coordinates: 307318, 137491
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1292, -3.3259

Location: B3188, Monksilver, Somerset TA4 4JB

Locality: Monksilver
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 4JB

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Listing Text


5/26 The Old Post Office



Cottage. Probably C17, altered early C19. Roughcast over random rubble, colourwashed left return, rendered right
return, thatched roof continued over projecting 2-storey bay left, external brick stack right. Plan: 3 cell and cross
passage modified, additions at rear. 2 storeys, 3 bays; 2-light casements first floor with C17 4-light ovolo moulded
mullioned window right, groundfloor segmental headed many paned 2-light casement in projecting bay left, 4-light
casement right with inserted early C19 shop front on brick plinth 5 x 3 panes centre, C20 saddleback glazing bars,
studded plank door with decorative hinges to left. This was the post office and general stores from early-mid C19 until
late C20.

Listing NGR: ST0731837491

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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