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Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7072 / 51°42'25"N

Longitude: -2.6676 / 2°40'3"W

OS Eastings: 353964

OS Northings: 201152

OS Grid: SO539011

Mapcode National: GBR JM.3PP6

Mapcode Global: VH87F.QC33

Entry Name: Post Office

Listing Date: 7 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186591

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354411

Location: Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, NP16

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Hewelsfield and Brockweir

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Hewelsfield St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

HEWELSFIELD BROCKWEIR
SO 50 SW
5/50 Post Office
- II
Dwelling and shop. C16 but substantially remodelled in C19. Rendered, double-
roman tile roof and brick gable stack, left. To road is two storeys, 3-windowed,
all C19, three 8-pane sashes over one 12-pane fixed sash incorporating post-box,
3-light shop front, C20 door to transom light and one 12-pane sash. On left
return a 4-pane casement under similar. Blocked light under dripstone, and
a C19 lean-to exterior at back. At back a 2-light mullioned casement, but
also concealed by lean-to roof this wall has a 2-light cusped casement with
drip over the remains of a similar window, now blocked, reminiscent of work
in the Malt House (qv).
Interior: large stone bressummer fireplace with stone cheeks, stone spiral
stair, fine C17 door made from panelling, chamfered beams.
Unprepossessing exterior conceals important historical fragments.


Listing NGR: SO5396401152

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Spring Cottage
    Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, NP16
  • II* Malt House
    Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, NP16
  • II Manor House and Adjoining House
    Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, NP16
  • II Glen Wye
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  • II Abbey House
    Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, NP16
  • II Woolaston House
    Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, NP16
  • II Moravian Chapel
    Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, NP16
  • II Brockweir Bridge
    Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, NP16

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