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The Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Thwaite, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2722 / 52°16'19"N

Longitude: 1.101 / 1°6'3"E

OS Eastings: 611666

OS Northings: 268312

OS Grid: TM116683

Mapcode National: GBR TK3.H54

Mapcode Global: VHL9T.14DZ

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Last Amended: 14 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182015

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281675

Location: Thwaite, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Thwaite

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Stoke Ash with Thwaite

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 16 NW
3/90 The Old Post Office
(formerly listed as
29.7.55 Post Office)

-- II
House. C17. Timber framed and rendered, thatched roof. 1½ storeys. Various
windows. To left, a sash window with glazing bars; to centre, a 3-light
casement. Former shop to right has a mid C20 replacement small-paned canted
bay window; adjacent doorway has boarded half-door, the cover battens forming
trefoil-headed panels; projecting fascia and cornice over both. Doorway
immediately to left of former shop has early C19 doorcase: moulded architrave
with small corner rosettes; cornice with small balls attached to soffit; door
has 6 flush panels with reeded surrounds. Late C18 doorway to extreme left
has eared architrave and dentilled cornice on solid brackets; the door has 6
sunk panels. 3 dormers with old 3-light casement windows. Internal stack
with C19 shaft. Continuous brick lean-to at rear with glazed black pantiled
roof. Interior not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1166668312

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

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