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The Old Post Office, and Water Hydrant About 2 Metres South-East, Also Boundary Markers to South

A Grade II Listed Building in Haselbury Plucknett, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8937 / 50°53'37"N

Longitude: -2.7543 / 2°45'15"W

OS Eastings: 347047

OS Northings: 110744

OS Grid: ST470107

Mapcode National: GBR MJ.S013

Mapcode Global: FRA 563R.4SD

Entry Name: The Old Post Office, and Water Hydrant About 2 Metres South-East, Also Boundary Markers to South

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262287

Location: Haselbury Plucknett, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Haselbury Plucknett

Built-Up Area: Haselbury Plucknett

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Haselbury Plucknett

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST4710 HASELBURY PLUCKNETT CP SWAN HILL (North side)

10/38 The Old Post Office, and water
hydrant about 2 metres
south-east, also boundary
markers to south

GV II

Detached house. C18. Local stone rubble, rendered and colourwashed, with ashlar lining to front elevation; double Roman
clay tiled roof, hipped at west end with return northwards at slightly higher level; brick chimney stack on rendered
base. 'L'-plan; 2 storeys, 5 bays. To ground floor, 3-light horizontal-bar casements bays 1 and 2, a C20 casement bay 4
and a single-light small-pane casement bay 5. Above, 3- and 2-light leaded casement windows of early pattern. To bay 3
a boarded door in heavy frame, with flat timber hood on wrought iron brackets. West side elevation has a door and 2
casements, also a pump with wood casing, lead spout, and semi-circular stone bowl under. Interior not seen. About 2
metres south east of house a cast iron water hydrant of later C19, a fluted pillar on plinth, with band to head
featuring a lion's head and four keyed stopped spouts, surmounted by fluted domical head with bud finial, one of
several in this village. About 2 metres from the house, marking the southern boundary, a row of 7 cast-iron slim
moulded bollards, formerly with iron tube toprails.


Listing NGR: ST4704710744

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