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The Old Post Office, Thwaite

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281675

OS Grid Reference: TM1166668312
OS Grid Coordinates: 611666, 268312
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2722, 1.1010

Locality: Thwaite
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 7ED

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Listing Text

TM 16 NW
3/90 The Old Post Office
(formerly listed as
29.7.55 Post Office)

-- II
House. C17. Timber framed and rendered, thatched roof. 1½ storeys. Various
windows. To left, a sash window with glazing bars; to centre, a 3-light
casement. Former shop to right has a mid C20 replacement small-paned canted
bay window; adjacent doorway has boarded half-door, the cover battens forming
trefoil-headed panels; projecting fascia and cornice over both. Doorway
immediately to left of former shop has early C19 doorcase: moulded architrave
with small corner rosettes; cornice with small balls attached to soffit; door
has 6 flush panels with reeded surrounds. Late C18 doorway to extreme left
has eared architrave and dentilled cornice on solid brackets; the door has 6
sunk panels. 3 dormers with old 3-light casement windows. Internal stack
with C19 shaft. Continuous brick lean-to at rear with glazed black pantiled
roof. Interior not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1166668312

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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