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Northwich Post Office

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

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Latitude: 53.2621 / 53°15'43"N

Longitude: -2.5085 / 2°30'30"W

OS Eastings: 366174

OS Northings: 374017

OS Grid: SJ661740

Mapcode National: GBR BZXQ.PC

Mapcode Global: WH99C.F8PK

Plus Code: 9C5V7F6R+RH

Entry Name: Northwich Post Office

Listing Date: 18 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57646

ID on this website: 101139072

Location: Northwich, Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, CW9

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Northwich

Built-Up Area: Northwich

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Witton (or Northwich) St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 14 March 2023 to correct date of build, and add architect and to reformat the text to current standards

SJ 67 SE

WITTON STREET (south Side)
No.110 Northwich Post Office


Post Office, (in 2023, public house), 1914, by Charles P Wilkinson of the Office Of Works. Subsidence-liftable small-framed timber structure with recessed plaster panels; tiled roof. Three storeys plus attic; five windows. Symmetrical, Elizabethan, lavishly ornamented. Four storey porch has double doors in Tudor archway with balustraded leaded overlight; paired pilasters carry, on shaped brackets, bressumer inscribed POST OFFICE in gilt Gothic lettering; ornate two storey oriel window; deeply jettied gable with mullioned and transomed casement. Left of doorway a mullioned and transomed casement and a Tudor-arched vehicular entrance to sorting office at rear; two mullioned and transomed windows right of doorway; two to each upper storey to each side of porch; four gabled attic dormers. Chevron and quatrefoil braces and ornate timber decoration to panels; coved plaster eaves; casements to front leaded. Plain small-framed end gables. Sorting office of plain framing with grey slate roof. Interior The frame is expressed.

Listing NGR: SJ6617474017

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