Description: Corsham Post Office
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 315217
OS Grid Reference: ST8729370567
OS Grid Coordinates: 387293, 170567
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4340, -2.1842
CORSHAM HIGH STREET
5/190 No 84 (Corsham Post Office)
House, C17 refronted in mid C18, ashlar and rubble stone with stone
tiled valley roof, hipped to front. Two rear chimney gables.
Three-storey, 4-window ashlar front with raised plinth, band and
second floor sill-course. Coved eaves cornice. Raised angle
strips. Twelve-pane sashes throughout in raised bead moulded
surrounds, but ground floor left pair replaced by C20 neo-Georgian
shop front with glazed door, 21-pane window and urns over fascia.
South side wall is colour-washed rubble stone with flush quoins to
right, second and first floor recessed ovolo-moulded 3-light
windows with hoodmoulds. Rear right gable has first floor 2-light
recessed hollow moulded window with hoodmould and leaded lights.
Listing NGR: ST8729870568
Source: English Heritage
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