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Latitude: 52.346 / 52°20'45"N
Longitude: 1.1603 / 1°9'36"E
OS Eastings: 615352
OS Northings: 276691
OS Grid: TM153766
Mapcode National: GBR VKK.S74
Mapcode Global: VHL9G.297D
Entry Name: The Old Post Office
Listing Date: 14 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1352381
English Heritage Legacy ID: 280963
Location: Brome and Oakley, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Brome and Oakley
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Brome St Mary
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
BROME THE STREET
TM 17 NE
The Old Post Office
House. Part medieval or early C16; altered and extended early C17 and C18 to
form a 2-cell house with lobby entrance. Timber framed, roughcast-rendered
with a pantiled roof. 2 storeys and attic. C19 3-light casement windows; a
single-light window over the doorway. Mid C20 6-panel door and flat hood.
Internal stack with C17 shaft. The earliest work is contained in the left hand
cell: first floor exposed studding and heavy arched corner braces. The walls
of this part were raised 0.5m in C18 to accord with the C17 right hand cell.
Newel stairs to first floor. Late C18 corner cupboard with arched head.
Listing NGR: TM1535276691
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