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Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Bildeston, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1067 / 52°6'24"N

Longitude: 0.9092 / 0°54'33"E

OS Eastings: 599322

OS Northings: 249365

OS Grid: TL993493

Mapcode National: GBR SKG.W4J

Mapcode Global: VHKF0.Q90V

Entry Name: Post Office

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Last Amended: 7 July 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037413

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276183

Location: Bildeston, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Bildeston

Built-Up Area: Bildeston

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bildeston with Wattisham St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/01/2013

TL 9949 51/37

HIGH STREET (east side)
Nos 86 and 88
No 90 (Post Office)

(Formerly listed as Nos 86, 88 and 90 (Post Office))


A C16-C17 timber-framed and plastered building with cross wings at the
north and south ends. Two storeys. The ground storey of the centre
block and south cross wing are faced in brick (painted). A single storeyed
lean-to addition extends on the south end. The north cross wing has
a jettied upper storey with exposed timber-framing and one curved bracket
with moulded capital and shaft. Five window range partly of double-hung
sashes and partly casements. At the north end there are 2 C19 shop bays
with glazing bars and a central entrance. Roof tiled, with a coved plaster
eaves cornice to the centre block which is extended across the south
cross wing gable and the south end. Central chimney stacks. A wing
extends to the east at the south end.

Listing NGR: TL9932249365

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

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