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Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Potton, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.1273 / 52°7'38"N

Longitude: -0.2138 / 0°12'49"W

OS Eastings: 522373

OS Northings: 249174

OS Grid: TL223491

Mapcode National: GBR J55.LS6

Mapcode Global: VHGMV.7SVK

Entry Name: Post Office

Listing Date: 31 October 1966

Last Amended: 26 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114080

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38423

Location: Potton, Central Bedfordshire, SG19

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Potton

Built-Up Area: Potton

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Potton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 2249 (South Side)
12/49 No. 21 and no. 2 (Post Office)
31.10.66 Brook End (formerly listed as Nos.
21 and 22)
House, subdivided into 2 dwellings, with shops to ground floor. C18
refronting of an earlier, probably C17 structure. Dark red brick with lighter
red brick dressings. LH gable end rendered. No. 2 has clay tile roof, no. 21
has C20 tiles. 7-window facade, 2 storeys and attics. First floor has 7
sashes almost flush to wall under gauged brick flat arches. Ground floor has
2 similar windows and C19 shop fronts to outer bays. Both shop fronts are 2
bays wide, with pilastered surrounds and moulded consoles and cornices. Attic
has 3 gabled dormers containing casement windows. No. 21 has Doric pedimented
doorcast with fluted pilasters and triglyph frieze. Contains panelled door
surmounted by rectangular fanlight. Moulded brick dentil cornice to eaves.
Rebuilt red brick ridge stack.

Listing NGR: TL2237349174

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