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The Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbotsbury, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6657 / 50°39'56"N

Longitude: -2.5995 / 2°35'58"W

OS Eastings: 357728

OS Northings: 85287

OS Grid: SY577852

Mapcode National: GBR PT.SL10

Mapcode Global: FRA 57F9.YZK

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Last Amended: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172570

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105187

Location: Abbotsbury, West Dorset, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Abbotsbury

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Abbotsbury St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


10/64 No 26 (The Old Post Office),
26.1.56 (formerly listed as


Corner Cottage. C18. Rubble-stone walls with rounded corner. Thatch roof,
gabled at east end, and with rounded hip to corner with Market Street. One brick
stack at east gable. 2 storeys. 2 windows to Rodden Row, one window to Market
Street, renewed 3-light wooden casements with glazing-bars. Wooden cills and
lintels. One of 2-lights to Rodden Row. Inserted C20 single light left of front
door. Front door, on to Rodden Row, plank with one glass light, C20. The
attached shop premises on Market Street are not of special interest.
(RCHM Dorset I, p9 (21).)

Listing NGR: SY5772885292

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