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East View Post Office, Wensley

Description: East View Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 321835

OS Grid Reference: SE0916889654
OS Grid Coordinates: 409168, 489654
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3024, -1.8606

Location: A684, Leyburn DL8 4HJ

Locality: Wensley
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4HJ

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Listing Text


9/87 East View and Post Office


Pair of cottages. c1880. Rubble with ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof.
Single-storey with attic. Openings have ashlar surrounds with shouldered
lintels; mullion windows with cast-iron frames. Two-light window; 2-storey
gabled porch with board door and single-light window above, and single-light
window in left and right returns; 3-light window; projecting gabled bay with
3-light window and 2-light window above, and 2-light window in right return;
single-light window in lower wing to right. Shaped kneelers, ashlar copings
to all gables. Ashlar corniced stacks at left end and in centre between the
2 cottages. Gable entry in right return.

Listing NGR: SE0916789655

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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