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Latitude: 52.6456 / 52°38'44"N
Longitude: -2.5761 / 2°34'34"W
OS Eastings: 361116
OS Northings: 305478
OS Grid: SJ611054
Mapcode National: GBR BR.6JGB
Mapcode Global: WH9D7.DRJN
Entry Name: The Old Post Office
Listing Date: 24 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175798
English Heritage Legacy ID: 258889
Location: Leighton and Eaton Constantine, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Leighton and Eaton Constantine
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Leighton-under-Wrekin St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
LEIGHTON AND EATON LEIGHTON
SJ 60 NW
2/104 The Old Post Office
Cottage, latterly post office, now house. Mid-C17, extended and re-
modelled mid-C19. Timber framed with painted brick infill- and additions,
machine tile roofs with ornamental cresting, fretted bargeboards and
pointed finials to gables, yellow brick ridge and end stacks. Original
2-cell plan extended to left and right in mid-C19. One storey and attic;
framing: square panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate with V-struts from
collar to front gable end; mid-C19 fenestration, cast-iron patterned
casements, one on each floor to front gable end, that on ground floor
in oriel, C19 dormers to C17 part and left extension, both
with fretted bargeboards and pointed finials; entrance through nail-
studded boarded door in angle between C17 range and left extension.
Interior: not inspected but likely to be of interest. Mid-C20 single-
storey addition to rear not of special architectural interest.
Listing NGR: SJ6111605478
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