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The Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Alberbury with Cardeston, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7242 / 52°43'26"N

Longitude: -2.9498 / 2°56'59"W

OS Eastings: 335946

OS Northings: 314479

OS Grid: SJ359144

Mapcode National: GBR B8.1GFH

Mapcode Global: WH8BJ.NSJG

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055245

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258926

Location: Alberbury with Cardeston, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Alberbury with Cardeston

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Alberbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

12/21 The Old Post Office


House, latterly the post office, now house. Early C18 with C20 alterations and
additions. Painted brick (Flemish stretcher bond) with plain tile roof.
2 storeys and gable-lit attic. Chamfered plinth, plat band, brick eaves
cornice with moulded dentils, and parapeted gable end; 2 brick stacks to
gabled wing at rear. 4-window front; wooden cross-casements, segmental-
headed to ground floor; blocked door between first and second windows from
right. Left-hand corn rebuilt in C20. Left-hand return front with dentil
cornice carried round at eaves level, 2-light attic window, cross-casements
to first and ground floors, and C20 recessed porch to left with glazed door.
C20 addition at rear with external lateral brick stack. Interior not
inspected. Latterly the post office.

Listing NGR: SJ3594614479

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

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