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The Old Post Office, Bardwell

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 283983

OS Grid Reference: TL9413173554
OS Grid Coordinates: 594131, 273554
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3257, 0.8473

Location: Church Road, Bardwell, Suffolk IP31 1AH

Locality: Bardwell
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 1AH

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Listing Text

TL 9273-9373 BARDWELL CHURCH ROAD (East Side)

5/6 The Old Post Office Th e Old Post Office

- II

House and shop. C16, with various C19 and early C20 extensions. Timber-
framed, encased in red brick, with plaintiled roof. 2 storeys. The basic
building is very narrow, sideways-on to the street, with an end chimney-stack
set within the frame. The frame is complete inside. In the gable end, a small
canted bow window and a 2-light C19 casement window to upper storey, both off-
centre. Along the north side, a 1½ storey lean-to extension in red brick
with slate roof: casement windows with arched heads to surrounds. At the
north-east end a 1½ storey cross-wing, rendered, with pantiled roof. In the
angle between these 2, a single-storey lean-to extension in red brick with
pantiled roof. On the south, a single-storey double fronted shop: roughcast
and plaintiles. 2 canted bay windows and a central door.

Listing NGR: TL9413173554

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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