History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Staunton on Wye, Herefordshire,

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.1105 / 52°6'37"N

Longitude: -2.9663 / 2°57'58"W

OS Eastings: 333924

OS Northings: 246237

OS Grid: SO339462

Mapcode National: GBR F7.94V8

Mapcode Global: VH77W.J6QX

Plus Code: 9C4V426M+6F

Entry Name: Old Post Office

Listing Date: 16 July 1987

Last Amended: 8 September 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150474

Location: Staunton on Wye, County of Herefordshire, HR3

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Staunton on Wye

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Staunton-on-Wye

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

Find accommodation in


SO 34 NW
SO 339462
1427/3/105 Old Post Office


Cottage. Probably late C17 or early C18 with later alterations. Timber-frame with plaster and brick infill. Small brick and weatherboarded extension. Welsh slate roof and large extruded sandstone rubble rear stack with brick shaft. Rectangular two-bay plan aligned north-west/south-east with south-west projection to centre. One storey and attic. North-west elevation has gable to left and low weatherboarded part with stack to right. Gable has one attic window, a 2-light mid-C20 casement. Ground floor has a 3-light casement to right of centre and ledged door, probably mid-C19, to left. North-east elevation to road has two mid-C20 casements, each of 2-lights to ground floor. Frame is three square panels high from cill to wall-plate. Interior inaccessible at time of re-survey (November 1986). The cottage is said to have once been a post office. (RCHM. Vol III, p 187).

Listing NGR: SO3392446237

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.