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The Post House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shawbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7756 / 52°46'32"N

Longitude: -2.6614 / 2°39'41"W

OS Eastings: 355476

OS Northings: 319986

OS Grid: SJ554199

Mapcode National: GBR 7M.Y813

Mapcode Global: WH9CM.2HXH

Entry Name: The Post House

Listing Date: 29 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260125

Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shawbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shawbury St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 5521


Nos. 1-4, The Post House


Shown on O.S. map as Surgery Cottage.
Two houses, now divided into flats. Mid-C18 incorporating probably
C17 core. Rendered timber frame and painted brick; plain tile roof.
One storey and attic and 2 storeys and attic. Plinth, plat band, toothed-
brick eaves cornice and 3 small gabled eaves dormers with glazing bar
sashes. Brick ridge stacks to left and right, 4 bays; glazing bar
sashes with gauged brick heads, blind on ground floor to right. Door
in second bay from left with 6 flush panels (top 2 panels glazed), moulded
architrave, radial fanlight, and early C19 cast-iron lattice porch with
tented lead hood. C17 flush-gabled wing to left with small C19 attic
casement and C20 first-floor casement. Left-hand return front with
late C20 casements and lean-to porch. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ5585421287

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