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Post Office and Post Master's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sledmere, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0715 / 54°4'17"N

Longitude: -0.5766 / 0°34'35"W

OS Eastings: 493243

OS Northings: 464884

OS Grid: SE932648

Mapcode National: GBR SPDC.Z7

Mapcode Global: WHGCX.3XQM

Entry Name: Post Office and Post Master's House

Listing Date: 7 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083799

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167843

Location: Sledmere, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Sledmere

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sledmere St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SLEDMERE CROOM LANE
SE 9264-9364 (west side)

17/33 Post Office and Post
Master's House

GV II


Post office and post master's house. c1890 with later additions and
alterations. By John Birch for Sir Tatton Sykes, 5th Baronet. Reddish-
orange brick in English garden wall bond with plain tile roof. Approx-
imately T-shaped on plan with infil to rear. Single-bay
range with single-bay cross wing to right of single storey with attic to
gables. Chamfered plinth. Entrance to central gabled porch, a board door
with glazing to head in 4-centred, moulded surround under hoodmould with
label stops. Above a decorative blind oblong recess under hoodmould.
Dentil barge board to gable. To left a 3-light window,incorporating "GR"
post box,with rubbed brick sills in ovolo-moulded surround under flat arch
of rubbed brick and dripmould. To right a 4-light window with wooden ovolo-
moulded mullions, in ovolo-moulded surround, under flat arch of rubbed brick
and with moulded drip and sill. To gable a similar 3-light window.
Decorative barge boards. Paired octagonal flues to large ridge stack.
Pevsner N, Yorkshire, York and The East Riding, 1978, p 346.


Listing NGR: SE9324364884

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