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The Post House

A Grade II Listed Building in Faulkbourne, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8245 / 51°49'28"N

Longitude: 0.6049 / 0°36'17"E

OS Eastings: 579615

OS Northings: 217197

OS Grid: TL796171

Mapcode National: GBR QKW.HS1

Mapcode Global: VHJJR.FDNN

Plus Code: 9F32RJF3+RX

Entry Name: The Post House

Listing Date: 13 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123423

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115389

Location: Faulkbourne, Braintree, Essex, CM8

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Faulkbourne

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Faulkbourne St Germanus

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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2/41 The Post Rouse


Cottage. C17, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade
red clay tiles. 3 bays facing SE with axial stack at left end. C19 one-bay
extension to left, C19 single-storey extension to right. 2 storeys. SE
elevation, 3 C20 casements and one small C19 casement on ground floor, 2 C20
casements on first floor. 2 half-glazed doors. SW gable end (towards road) one
C19 horizontal sash of 16 lights on first floor, no aperture on ground floor.
In right ground floor room of main building, chamfered axial beam with lamb's
tongue stops, and plain joists of vertical section. In left ground floor room
of main building, chamfered transverse beam and chamfered joists of horizontal
section, both with lamb's tongue stops. Large wood-burning hearth facing to
right, much altered in C20. Primary straight bracing. Formerly the Post
Office. RCHM 10.

Listing NGR: TL7961517197

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