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Post Office, Bildeston

Description: Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276183

OS Grid Reference: TL9932249365
OS Grid Coordinates: 599322, 249365
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1067, 0.9092

Location: B1115, Bildeston, Suffolk IP7 7EA

Locality: Bildeston
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 7EA

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Listing Text

(east side)
51/37 Nos 86, 88 and 90
(Post Office)

the address shall be amended to read Nos 86 and 88
No 90 (Post Office)


(east side)
Nos 86, 88 and 9n
(Post Office)
TL 9949 51/37 23.1.58.
A C16-C17 timber-framed and plastered building with cross wings at the
north and south ends. Two storeys. The ground storey of the centre
block and south cross wing are faced in brick (painted). A single storeyed
lean-to addition extends on the south end. The north cross wing has
a jettied upper storey with exposed timber-framing and one curved bracket
with moulded capital and shaft. Five window range partly of double-hung
sashes and partly casements. At the north end there are 2 C19 shop bays
with glazing bars and a central entrance. Roof tiled, with a coved plaster
eaves cornice to the centre block which is extended across the south
cross wing gable and the south end. Central chimney stacks. A wing
extends to the east at the south end.

Listing NGR: TL9932249365

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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