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Post Office, Walpole

Description: Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 286156

OS Grid Reference: TM3653874546
OS Grid Coordinates: 636538, 274546
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3180, 1.4692

Location: B1117, Walpole, Suffolk IP17 1JZ

Locality: Walpole
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP17 1JZ

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Listing Text


7/137 Post Office

Dwelling and shop. Early-mid C 19. Red brick, with brick band at first floor
level and brick eaves dentil cornice; roof of asbestos slates. 3 storeys. 4-
bay facade, 3:1, the bays divided by brick pilasters; the 3 left hand bays of
the house are symmetrical, the right hand shop bay being wider and angled back
slightly around the corner. Sash windows with glazing bars in flush frames,
slightly cambered brick arches; one blank panel on second floor. The house
has paired panelled shutters to the ground floor windows and a central doorway
with twin inset 3-panel doors (the upper panels glazed) and a blind semi-
circular fanlight with glazing bars. Original shop front with slightly bowed
4-light window, double half-glazed doors and above a wrought iron balcony on
shaped brackets.

Listing NGR: TM3653874546

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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