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The Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopsbourne, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2293 / 51°13'45"N

Longitude: 1.1359 / 1°8'9"E

OS Eastings: 619040

OS Northings: 152466

OS Grid: TR190524

Mapcode National: GBR TYR.S1S

Mapcode Global: VHLGV.MCWG

Entry Name: The Post Office

Listing Date: 14 March 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336486

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171003

Location: Bishopsbourne, Canterbury, Kent, CT4

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Civil Parish: Bishopsbourne

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1.
5273 BISHOPSBOURNE THE STREET
(west side)

The Post Office
TR 1952 21/147

II GV


2.
Late C18 or early C19. Two storeys, rendered, with Welsh slate roof. Three
windows, slightly segmental arches, later hung sashes with glazing bars. Doorway
with wood pilasters and dentil cornice to hood on brackets, radiating fanlight
above half-glazed door. A feature is the bowed shop window with glazing bars
and dentil cornice. The corner to the right is canted to the ground floor
for carriage access. C19 metal post office sign.


Listing NGR: TR1904452463

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