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Holywell Cross Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2379 / 53°14'16"N

Longitude: -1.4258 / 1°25'32"W

OS Eastings: 438418

OS Northings: 371363

OS Grid: SK384713

Mapcode National: GBR 698.0C0

Mapcode Global: WHDF9.2W93

Entry Name: Holywell Cross Post Office

Listing Date: 9 August 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83380

Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41

County: Derbyshire

District: Chesterfield

Town: Chesterfield

Electoral Ward/Division: St Leonard's

Built-Up Area: Chesterfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chesterfield Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

5169 (North-East Side)
No 43
(Holywell Cross
Post Office)
SK 3871 SW 1/8 9.8.76.


Includes No 1 Durrant Road. C17 or earlier origin. Probably timber framed. DFacade
plastered with brick eaves cornice and slate roof with base of off centre chimney
remaining. 2 storeys. 3 windows to Holywell street. 1st floor, late C18/early
C19 casements of 2 and 3 lights, with glazing bars. Ground floor has south-eastern
door then good early C19 shop front with entablature with cornice, architrave and
pilasters with motif and original shutter hinges. Same window to Durrant Road
facade, both with glazing bars. Corner double doors of 6 panels below chamfered
corner to 1st floor. Rear cross wing forming No 1 Durrant Road. Plastered 2 storeys
(but lower height due to hill slope). Stone slab roof. 1 window 1st floor, late
C18/early C19 casements with glazing bars. Modern casements ground floor and small
window between floors. Doorcase with pilasters and cornice. 6 panelled door.

Listing NGR: SK3841871363

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

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