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Description: Brailes Post Office and Old Post Cottage
Date Listed: 30 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 305811
OS Grid Reference: SP3139039283
OS Grid Coordinates: 431390, 239283
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0511, -1.5436
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BRAILES HIGH STREET
SP3139 (South side)
15/48 Brailes Post Office and Old
House, now post office and house. Probably late C16/early C17 with later
alterations and additions. Regular coursed ironstone rubble. Steeply pitched
slate roof. Brick end stacks. 2 entrances. Shop to left has late C19/early C20
shop front with partly-glazed panelled door. Entrance to Post Cottage to right
has panelled door with 2 glazed panels, moulded wood frame and hood on corbels.
First floor has 2 tall C20 casements with wood lintels. 2 gabled C20 roof
dormers. Interior of Post Office has moulded stop-chamfered beams and large
inglenook with moulded stop-chamfered bressumer. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SP3139339282
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Source: English Heritage
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