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The Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in St Columb Major, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4345 / 50°26'4"N

Longitude: -4.9408 / 4°56'26"W

OS Eastings: 191256

OS Northings: 63540

OS Grid: SW912635

Mapcode National: GBR ZN.5MFY

Mapcode Global: FRA 07JX.4Z1

Entry Name: The Post Office

Listing Date: 12 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144102

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71227

Location: St. Columb Major, Cornwall, TR9

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Columb Major

Built-Up Area: St Columb Major

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Columb Major

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST COLUMB MAJOR FORE STREET (west side),
SW 9063-9163
St Columb Major
17/223 No 42 (The Post Office)
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GV II

House and Post Office. Circa early C19, with alterations of later C19 and C20.
Elvan rubble with granite dressings and quoins. Hipped asbestos slate roof with
ridge and hip tiles. Stacks to sides with brick shafts.
Plan: Double depth plan, with large room to right and smaller room to left at the
front, with the entrance between set off-centre to left.. Rear service rooms.
Probably in the late C19, a shop, now Post Office, was inserted at ground floor in
the room to right.
Exterior: 2 storeys, nearly symmetrical 3-window front. First floor has three late
C19 6-pane sashes in original openings with voussoirs and keystones. Ground floor
has one C19 4-pane sash to left and 2 to right in original openings with voussoirs
and keystones. 6-panelled door with overlight. The inner window to right was
formerly a door.
Interior: Not inspected.


Listing NGR: SW9125663540

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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