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Latitude: 52.28 / 52°16'47"N
Longitude: -0.4498 / 0°26'59"W
OS Eastings: 505850
OS Northings: 265780
OS Grid: TL058657
Mapcode National: GBR G0G.13G
Mapcode Global: VHFPH.5Y1J
Entry Name: The Old Post House
Listing Date: 13 July 1964
Last Amended: 12 August 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1114835
English Heritage Legacy ID: 36333
Location: Swineshead, Bedford, MK44
Civil Parish: Swineshead
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Swineshead
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 0565 SWINESHEAD HIGH STREET (South Side)
9/200 The Old Post House
(formerly listed as Post Office)
House. C16. Colour washed plaster over timber frame, some frame exposed. Old
clay tile roof. T-plan, hall gable end to road. One storey and attics, 2 storeyed
cross-wing. Main block north bay has half hipped roof on slightly lower level with
red brick ridge stack at divide. Red brick central ridge stack to cross-wing.
West elevation: one 2-light horizontal sash, 3 casements of 2, one and 3-lights.
Gabled dormer with 2-light horizontal sash. Cross-wing has 2-light horizontal sash
to each floor. North gable end: one 2-light horizontal sash to each floor. East
elevation: 2-light horizontal sashes to cross-wing, to main block ground floor and
gabled dormer. Front door in north bay. C20 lean-to extension to south end.
Listing NGR: TL0585065780
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