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The Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Chesham, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.7065 / 51°42'23"N

Longitude: -0.6117 / 0°36'42"W

OS Eastings: 496025

OS Northings: 201774

OS Grid: SP960017

Mapcode National: GBR F5P.VJK

Mapcode Global: VHFS9.BCZN

Entry Name: The Post Office

Listing Date: 31 July 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 43495

Location: Chesham, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP5

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Chiltern

Civil Parish: Chesham

Built-Up Area: Chesham

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Great Chesham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

No 77 (The Post Office)
SP 9601 NW 3/41 31.7.70.
C17 and earlier. Stucco, C19 ground floor windows to Post Office. 2 buildings
joined with large brick chimney stack of circa 1620-30 at junction with square base,
4 shafts. Wing on left has 2 storeys, 1st floor oversailing. Wing on right has
quoins, entablature at eaves level, 2 storey oriel bay to 1st and 2nd floors.
Interior contained C17 chimneypiece, now removed, but retains original C17 staircase
with newel posts, turned balusters, moulded handrails and close string.

Listing NGR: SP9603801772

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