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Corsham Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Corsham, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.434 / 51°26'2"N

Longitude: -2.1842 / 2°11'3"W

OS Eastings: 387293

OS Northings: 170567

OS Grid: ST872705

Mapcode National: GBR 1RH.0LW

Mapcode Global: VH96J.3752

Entry Name: Corsham Post Office

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363988

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315217

Location: Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Corsham

Built-Up Area: Corsham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Greater Corsham

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

CORSHAM HIGH STREET
ST 8770
(east side)
5/190 No 84 (Corsham Post Office)
20.12.60
GV II

House, C17 refronted in mid C18, ashlar and rubble stone with stone
tiled valley roof, hipped to front. Two rear chimney gables.
Three-storey, 4-window ashlar front with raised plinth, band and
second floor sill-course. Coved eaves cornice. Raised angle
strips. Twelve-pane sashes throughout in raised bead moulded
surrounds, but ground floor left pair replaced by C20 neo-Georgian
shop front with glazed door, 21-pane window and urns over fascia.
South side wall is colour-washed rubble stone with flush quoins to
right, second and first floor recessed ovolo-moulded 3-light
windows with hoodmoulds. Rear right gable has first floor 2-light
recessed hollow moulded window with hoodmould and leaded lights.


Listing NGR: ST8729870568

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