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Latitude: 51.5429 / 51°32'34"N
Longitude: -2.2843 / 2°17'3"W
OS Eastings: 380380
OS Northings: 182701
OS Grid: ST803827
Mapcode National: GBR 0NN.C8X
Mapcode Global: VH95W.CH72
Entry Name: Badminton Post Office and 4 Adjoining Cottages, Gate and Gatepiers to Road
Listing Date: 10 November 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1320853
English Heritage Legacy ID: 34252
Location: Badminton, South Gloucestershire, GL9
County: South Gloucestershire
Civil Parish: Badminton
Built-Up Area: Badminton
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Badminton St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
BADMINTON C.P. HIGH STREET (north side)
12/43 Badminton Post Office and 4
adjoining Cottages, Gate and
G.V. Gate piers to road
Post Office and cottage in centre and attached pairs of cottages to either side.
Dated "AD 1860". Coursed squared rubble with freestone dressings and quoins;
Cotswold stone slate roof with overhanging eaves and decorative cut bargeboards,
finials to the gables. Gothic style. Single storey and attics in gables.
1:2:1:1:1:2:1 bays: central and double bays are advanced with gables. 3-light
cross windows on ground floor; 2-light casement windows on first floor, with
diamond glazing pattern, chamfered surrounds and relieving arches. The bays
flanking the centre have 2-light oriel windows on corbels and under dormers.
Central segmental headed doorcase with antae and moulded surround. Single
storey gabled porches to end bays, segmental headed doorcases and decorative
bargeboards. Single storey double porch to bays flanking the centre, parapet
with decorative central feature (strap work surrounding shields), inner doors
blocked. Plank doors. Full ducal armorial bearings in centre gable; coronet/
"B" (Beaufort) and "AD 1860" on 4 outer gables. Square, capped ashlar gate piers
in centre to road with wrought iron overthrow; the gate stands isolated 5 yards
in front of the Post Office.
Listing NGR: ST8038082701
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