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The Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Chirbury with Brompton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.5693 / 52°34'9"N

Longitude: -3.0478 / 3°2'51"W

OS Eastings: 329082

OS Northings: 297347

OS Grid: SO290973

Mapcode National: GBR B4.C8B1

Mapcode Global: WH8C8.4PY5

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 21 March 1968

Last Amended: 14 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055058

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257395

Location: Chirbury with Brompton, Shropshire, SY15

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Chirbury with Brompton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Middleton-in-Chirbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 29 NE

The Old Post Office

(Formerly listed as Old Post Office, Priestweston)


Shown on O.S. map as Red Lion Inn.
House, latterly inn then post office, now reverted to domestic accommodation. Late C17 with later additions and alterations. Limewashed uncoursed limestone rubble, graded slate roof.

One storey and attic; three late C19 casements to ground floor and gabled half-dormers with metal casements directly above; two boarded doors alternate with ground-floor windows, right with glazed panel inserted, now behind late C20 brick and glass porch (not of special architectural interest); external end stack to left and internal end stack to right, both with red brick shafts and toothed capping. Short, probably contemporary range at right-angles to rear on left.

Interior: not inspected but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SO2908297347

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

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