British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Old Post Office, Brome and Oakley

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280963

OS Grid Reference: TM1535276691
OS Grid Coordinates: 615352, 276691
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3460, 1.1603

Location: The Street, Brome, Suffolk IP23 8AE

Locality: Brome and Oakley
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8AE

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Brome and Oakley, Suffolk at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

TM 17 NE
The Old Post Office
House. Part medieval or early C16; altered and extended early C17 and C18 to
form a 2-cell house with lobby entrance. Timber framed, roughcast-rendered
with a pantiled roof. 2 storeys and attic. C19 3-light casement windows; a
single-light window over the doorway. Mid C20 6-panel door and flat hood.
Internal stack with C17 shaft. The earliest work is contained in the left hand
cell: first floor exposed studding and heavy arched corner braces. The walls
of this part were raised 0.5m in C18 to accord with the C17 right hand cell.
Newel stairs to first floor. Late C18 corner cupboard with arched head.

Listing NGR: TM1535276691

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.