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The Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Crook, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3379 / 54°20'16"N

Longitude: -2.8994 / 2°53'57"W

OS Eastings: 341622

OS Northings: 493970

OS Grid: SD416939

Mapcode National: GBR 8L68.3Q

Mapcode Global: WH82T.F7L9

Plus Code: 9C6V84Q2+57

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 28 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086604

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76399

Location: Crook, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA23

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Crook

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Winster Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/02/2017

SD 49 SW,

The Old Post Office

(Formerly listed as: Post Office)


House, formerly with one room used as Post Office, dated 1600 EB 1950 under eaves at
front. Rendered rubble walls, graduated greenslate roof with stone ridges.
Chimney on left hand gable. Two storeys. Heavily studded, vertically boarded oak
door with old lock in stone-built gabled porch with slate roof and side
benches. C19 shop window to right has iron glazing bars; single opening pane
and inserted GR letterbox. Casement to left and two casements above all C20.
Extension to left at lower level probably later but in keeping.

Listing NGR: SD4162293970

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