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Former Smithy Adjoining the Old Post Office the Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Ampney Crucis, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7144 / 51°42'51"N

Longitude: -1.9056 / 1°54'19"W

OS Eastings: 406621

OS Northings: 201745

OS Grid: SP066017

Mapcode National: GBR 3R0.K1K

Mapcode Global: VHB2R.X5GK

Entry Name: Former Smithy Adjoining the Old Post Office the Old Post Office

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Last Amended: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090028

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129668

Location: Ampney Crucis, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Ampney Crucis

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Ampney Crucis The Holy Rood

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/45 The Old Post Office and adjoining
former smithy (formerly listed on
4.6.52 Cirencester Road as "Smithy")


Formerly post office now detached house, on corner. Probably
mid/late C17. Random coursed rubble stone, stone slate roof with
stone end stacks, partly external to right, and rear wing to left
with slate roof and brick end stack. Single front range and 2 rear
ranges, 2 storeys. Two windows, 2-light leaded wooden casements
with timber lintel and tall expanse of blind wall above. Three-
light metal C20 window on ground floor to right, single light to
left. Door to left of centre with recessed C20 door and wrought-
iron porch front with metal roof. Right hand return on line of
external stack has leaded 2-light stone mullion and transom on each
floor to rear, and small single storey wing, originally higher, at
back of this range. Single storey wing to left was originally
smithy and still contains a hearth, now a garage. Bus shelter
formed in link unit between house and smithy.

Listing NGR: SP0662101745

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

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