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Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Staunton on Wye, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1105 / 52°6'37"N

Longitude: -2.9663 / 2°57'58"W

OS Eastings: 333924

OS Northings: 246237

OS Grid: SO339462

Mapcode National: GBR F7.94V8

Mapcode Global: VH77W.J6QX

Entry Name: Old Post Office

Listing Date: 16 July 1987

Last Amended: 8 September 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150474

Location: Staunton on Wye, County of Herefordshire, HR3

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Staunton on Wye

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Staunton-on-Wye

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

STAUNTON-ON-WYE
SO 34 NW
SO 339462
1427/3/105 Old Post Office

GV II

Cottage. Probably late C17 or early C18 with later alterations. Timber-frame with plaster and brick infill. Small brick and weatherboarded extension. Welsh slate roof and large extruded sandstone rubble rear stack with brick shaft. Rectangular two-bay plan aligned north-west/south-east with south-west projection to centre. One storey and attic. North-west elevation has gable to left and low weatherboarded part with stack to right. Gable has one attic window, a 2-light mid-C20 casement. Ground floor has a 3-light casement to right of centre and ledged door, probably mid-C19, to left. North-east elevation to road has two mid-C20 casements, each of 2-lights to ground floor. Frame is three square panels high from cill to wall-plate. Interior inaccessible at time of re-survey (November 1986). The cottage is said to have once been a post office. (RCHM. Vol III, p 187).

Listing NGR: SO3392446237

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