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The Post House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ryme Intrinseca, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8959 / 50°53'45"N

Longitude: -2.5972 / 2°35'49"W

OS Eastings: 358098

OS Northings: 110885

OS Grid: ST580108

Mapcode National: GBR MQ.RXGQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 56GQ.S0J

Entry Name: The Post House

Listing Date: 31 July 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119142

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106118

Location: Ryme Intrinseca, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Ryme Intrinseca

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Ryme Intrinseca St Hypolytus

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


1/100 The Post House


Attached house and cottage. Dated H.G.E. 1772 on stone tablet over the front
door. Red brick walls in Flemish bond, with projecting brick quoin-work. Slate
roof with stone gable-copings and kneelers. Brick stacks at each gable. Two
storeys. 3 windows, 3-light C20 wood casements with horizontal glazing-bars,
wood cills. 2-light casement over front door. Segmental brick arches to ground
floor. Front entrance at centre, with moulded stone architrave, plain frieze
and moulded cornice. Panelled door, C20. Attached cottage at east end, early
Cl9. Brick walls. Slate roof with stone gable-coping. Two storeys. 2 windows
canted bay at left ground, fixed window with glazing-bars, 5 panes width. Wood
cills. 2-light wood casement with glazing-bars to right of this. 2-light wood
casement over. 3 feathers (Duchy of Cornwall) on east end wall.
(RCHM Dorset I, p,194(5))

Listing NGR: ST5809810885

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