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Latitude: 51.3967 / 51°23'48"N
Longitude: -0.9058 / 0°54'20"W
OS Eastings: 476218
OS Northings: 166972
OS Grid: SU762669
Mapcode National: GBR C6H.CT5
Mapcode Global: VHDX7.75Z4
Entry Name: The Old Post House
Listing Date: 29 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1135997
English Heritage Legacy ID: 41420
Location: Arborfield and Newland, Wokingham, RG2
Civil Parish: Arborfield and Newland
Built-Up Area: Arborfield Cross
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Arborfield
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
ARBORFIELD AND NEWLAND EVERSLEY ROAD
SU 76 NE Arborfield Road
9/19 The Old Post House
Hall house, now cottage. C15 altered C20. Timber frame with painted brick
infilling, old tile gabled roof. Rectangular plan of 4 framed bays. 2
storeys. Rectangular chimney stack with diagonal pilasters to left of
ridge centre. Scattered C19 leaded casement windows. Original 4-centred
moulded door frame facing road but now enclosed in C20 hipped lean-to
porch facing road. Interior:- contains a very fine timber frame,
redundant crown post roof, long curved windbraces and large C17 inglenook
chimney inserted in former screens passage, service end on left.
Carpenters marks in correct sequence, scribed with a race tool with a
circular symbol which is unusual for Berkshire.
Listing NGR: SU7621866972
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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