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Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Oare, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3669 / 51°22'0"N

Longitude: -1.7739 / 1°46'26"W

OS Eastings: 415835

OS Northings: 163114

OS Grid: SU158631

Mapcode National: GBR 4XS.8B4

Mapcode Global: VHB4D.6XK1

Entry Name: Post Office

Listing Date: 22 July 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193389

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311821

Location: Wilcot, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Wilcot

Built-Up Area: Oare

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SU 16 SE (east side)

6/184 Post Office


Dwelling, post office and shop. Late medieval and mid C18.
Originally timber framed, refaced in brick. Thatched roof. Two
storeys, lobby entry plan of 4 bays, the left bay single storey and
attic, altered. Right 3 bays refaced in C18 with red and vitrified
blue brick in vertical bands. Door in first of 3 bays, with shop
window and 3-light casement windows with segmental brick arches.
Two upper floor windows blank. Central stack and stack added to
right gable. Right gable has rendering concealing full cruck.
Interior has various timbers in shop. Sun Insurance mark No

Listing NGR: SU1583563114

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

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