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Post Office Sorting Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Winchmore Hill, London

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Latitude: 51.6327 / 51°37'57"N

Longitude: -0.0989 / 0°5'56"W

OS Eastings: 531669

OS Northings: 194369

OS Grid: TQ316943

Mapcode National: GBR GC.PR0

Mapcode Global: VHGQF.77K5

Entry Name: Post Office Sorting Office

Listing Date: 31 January 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358733

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200697

Location: Enfield, London, N21

County: London

District: Enfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Winchmore Hill

Built-Up Area: Enfield

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Paul Winchmore Hill

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Post Office Sorting Office
TQ 3194 11/246


Dated 1904. Small 2-storey baroque building of red brick with stone dressings.
3-bay front with slightly canted outer bays, the whole treated as one large Dutch
gable. Parapets of outer bays curve upwards and a heavy segmental pediment and
cornice crown the centre. These rest on panelled 1st floor pilasters of brighter
red brick. Rusticated architraves to sash windows. Royal Arms of Edward VII at
ground floor centre. Entrance on right return: round arch, with moulded architrave
and keystone, is framed in entablature surround with swags in spandrels. Side
elevation is one-storey only but with another Dutch gable towards the back.

Listing NGR: TQ3166994369

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