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Post Office House, Dallinghoo

Description: Post Office House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 286471

OS Grid Reference: TM2681254607
OS Grid Coordinates: 626812, 254607
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1432, 1.3134

Location: Pound Hill, Dallinghoo, Suffolk IP13 0JZ

Locality: Dallinghoo
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 0JZ

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Listing Text

TM 25 SE
9/57 Post Office House
- II

House. C16 with C18 addition and C19 facades. Timber framed with
colourwashed render and plain tile roof, originally thatched. Two storeys
with attic. Entrance front: C19 front doors at right and left of centre
having gabled porches with decorative bargeboards and mace finials. To the
ground floor between these, and at either side are four C19 cross windows
with Tudor hood moulds. Similar first floor windows, though of less
height. Gable at near-centre with a single central light, drop finials and
a mace finial. To the ridge at right and left of centre are massive
chimney stacks with rectangular bases and sawtoothed flues, that at left
having ball ornament, that at right of C19 date. Right hand gable end:
single storey flat-roofed shop at ground floor level. Left hand gable end:
cross windows to the ground and attic floors with decorative bressumer
below the gable and drop and mace finials. Rear: two doorways at right and
random fenestration.
Interior: Chamfered ceiling beams and joists with stepped lamb's tongue end
stops to one ground floor room. Close studding to the walls and two
blocked windows and chamfered beams to the first floor. Some rebuilding at
one end with pine beams.

Listing NGR: TM2681254607

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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