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Pembridge Post Office and Stores

A Grade II* Listed Building in Pembridge, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2176 / 52°13'3"N

Longitude: -2.8941 / 2°53'38"W

OS Eastings: 339013

OS Northings: 258084

OS Grid: SO390580

Mapcode National: GBR FB.2JR8

Mapcode Global: VH77B.SJCC

Entry Name: Pembridge Post Office and Stores

Listing Date: 16 June 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081730

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150330

Location: Pembridge, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Pembridge

Built-Up Area: Pembridge

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Pembridge with Moorcourt

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

PEMBRIDGE CP MARKET PLACE
SO 3858 - 3958

10/72 Pembridge Post Office
and Stores

GV II*

House, now post office and shop retaining part of earlier hall. C14 core,
extensively remodelled during C17 and late C19. Timber-framed with part
wattle-and-daub and part painted brick infill on sandstone rubble plinth;
later painted brick additions; Welsh slate and part corrugated metal roof.
Irregular plan, generally two parallel ranges aligned east/west with southern
wing retaining three bays of a C14 building; lateral and axial stacks, present
entrance with shop frontage to east. Two storeys. East front: two gables
with canted left-hand side, single vertical glazing bar sash windows, large
9-pane windows with pilastered surrounds flank central partly-glazed door.
Interior reveals a section of the large square panelled framing of the earlier
structure with one quatrefoiled panel remaining. In the roof there are two
(and possibly three) trusses with cusped principals and cusped collar-beams,
one also has decorative raking struts; cusped wind-braces to purlins. Enclosed
within a later addition to the north side is a wooden ogee-headed doorway with
mouchettes and shields in trefoils.


Listing NGR: SO3901358084

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