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The Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Monksilver, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1286 / 51°7'43"N

Longitude: -3.3253 / 3°19'31"W

OS Eastings: 307356

OS Northings: 137431

OS Grid: ST073374

Mapcode National: GBR LQ.95F1

Mapcode Global: VH6GW.9WXN

Plus Code: 9C3R4MHF+FV

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 21 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057567

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264783

Location: Monksilver, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Monksilver

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Cottage. Probably C17, altered early C19. Roughcast over random rubble, colourwashed left return, rendered right
return, thatched roof continued over projecting 2-storey bay left, external brick stack right. Plan: 3 cell and cross
passage modified, additions at rear. 2 storeys, 3 bays; 2-light casements first floor with C17 4-light ovolo moulded
mullioned window right, groundfloor segmental headed many paned 2-light casement in projecting bay left, 4-light
casement right with inserted early C19 shop front on brick plinth 5 x 3 panes centre, C20 saddleback glazing bars,
studded plank door with decorative hinges to left. This was the post office and general stores from early-mid C19 until
late C20.

Listing NGR: ST0735637431

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