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Post Office with Postmaster's House and Attached House to Right

A Grade II Listed Building in Eccleston, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1568 / 53°9'24"N

Longitude: -2.8804 / 2°52'49"W

OS Eastings: 341226

OS Northings: 362542

OS Grid: SJ412625

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.52TZ

Mapcode Global: WH88F.QXLB

Entry Name: Post Office with Postmaster's House and Attached House to Right

Listing Date: 2 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55298

Location: Eaton and Eccleston, Cheshire West and Chester, CH4

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Eaton and Eccleston

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Eccleston St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 4162 ECCLESTON C.P. CHURCH ROAD
(North Side)

7/102 Post Office with
Postmaster's House and
attached house to right

GV II

Two houses incorporating sub postoffice, 1890's, by Douglas and
Fordham for the 1st Duke of Westminster. Brown brick with slightly
projecting stone dressings: the brickwork was originally rendered
white. Westmorland green slate roofs. 2 storeys, 7 windows; 2
half-octagon 2-storey hipped bays, central, stone coped front gable,
right. 4 shaped brick chimneys. Flat-roofed open porch on carved
consoles, left; gabled half-timbered porch on shaped brackets, right;
sandstone doorsteps. Queen Anne timber casements of 3 lights with
leaded glazing stand proud of wall face on shaped wooden brackets.
Shaped framed and boarded doors, part glazed with 4 small panes. The
simple back suggests an older building reworked by Douglas and
Fordham.
Interior: Not inspected.
A good composition of the Vernacular Revival.


Listing NGR: SJ4122662542

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