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The Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Walpole, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.318 / 52°19'4"N

Longitude: 1.4692 / 1°28'9"E

OS Eastings: 636538

OS Northings: 274546

OS Grid: TM365745

Mapcode National: GBR XP0.L94

Mapcode Global: VHM72.FZ2W

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 19 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030450

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286156

Location: Walpole, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP19

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Walpole

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Walpole St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 21/10/2014

TM 37 SE

The Old Post Office

(Formerly listed as Post Office)

Dwelling and shop. Early-mid C 19. Red brick, with brick band at first floor
level and brick eaves dentil cornice; roof of asbestos slates. 3 storeys. 4-
bay facade, 3:1, the bays divided by brick pilasters; the 3 left hand bays of
the house are symmetrical, the right hand shop bay being wider and angled back
slightly around the corner. Sash windows with glazing bars in flush frames,
slightly cambered brick arches; one blank panel on second floor. The house
has paired panelled shutters to the ground floor windows and a central doorway
with twin inset 3-panel doors (the upper panels glazed) and a blind semi-
circular fanlight with glazing bars. Original shop front with slightly bowed
4-light window, double half-glazed doors and above a wrought iron balcony on
shaped brackets.

Listing NGR: TM3653874546

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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