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The Old Post Office, Castle Combe

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 317247

OS Grid Reference: ST8421577084
OS Grid Coordinates: 384215, 177084
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4925, -2.2287

Location: The Street, Castle Combe, Wiltshire SN14 7HU

Locality: Castle Combe
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 7HU

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Listing Text

ST 8477
(east side)
6/157 The Old Post Office (Formerly listed
as The P.O)


House, C17, rubble stone and stone tiled roof. North end stack
built into Gable Cottage (q.v.). One-and-a-half storeys. 2 dormer
gables with 2-light recessed ovolo-moulded mullion windows with
hoodmoulds. Iron casements. Ground floor long 2-light ovolo-
moulded mullion window with hood and iron opening light, plain
doorway and shopfront to right of 2 canted bay windows with glazing
bars linked by lean-to roof, hipped at ends, carried over central
C20 door. Large chamfered beams and north end stone fireplace to
ground floor. Rear wing with east end stack and dove openings in

Listing NGR: ST8421577084

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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