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Hamsterley Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Hamsterley, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6747 / 54°40'28"N

Longitude: -1.8175 / 1°49'2"W

OS Eastings: 411867

OS Northings: 531081

OS Grid: NZ118310

Mapcode National: GBR HGRD.91

Mapcode Global: WHC50.1RTP

Entry Name: Hamsterley Post Office

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111870

Location: Hamsterley, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Hamsterley

Built-Up Area: Hamsterley (nr Witton-le-Wear)

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hamsterley

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

HAMSTERLEY HAMSTERLEY
NYll3l
23/68 Hamsterley Post
Office
GV II
House with attached outbuildings, part now Post Office. Probably mid C18
house and early C19 outbuildings. Coursed sandstone rubble, the house with
quoins; ashlar dressings. Roof Welsh slate on house, with stone gable copings,
and pantiles on outbuildings; brick chimneys. House 2 storeys, 2 bays; Post
Office one storey, 2 bays, the second lower. House has C20 door in plain
stone surround at right; late C19 sashes with flat stone lintels and sills at
left and above door, the latter narrower. Outbuildings, attached at right,
have boarded Dutch door in right bay, with wall letter-box at right, and large
late Cl9 sash with flat stone lintel and projecting stone sill in left bay.

House has end chimneys; end chimney at right end of higher outbuilding.


Listing NGR: NZ1186731081

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