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Latitude: 50.8357 / 50°50'8"N
Longitude: -3.2777 / 3°16'39"W
OS Eastings: 310125
OS Northings: 104797
OS Grid: ST101047
Mapcode National: GBR LS.WRFN
Mapcode Global: FRA 460W.QWH
Entry Name: The Old Post Office
Listing Date: 22 February 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204316
English Heritage Legacy ID: 87047
Location: Broadhembury, East Devon, Devon, EX14
Civil Parish: Broadhembury
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Broadhembury St Andrew, Apostle and Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SY 10 SW
5/45 The Old Post Office
Estate house, one of a row on the north side of the village. Probably C17 or earlier
with C20 alterations. Creamwashed and rendered; thatched roof with a plain ridge;
Plan: Not entirely clear as interior not inspected but probably a single depth range,
2 or 3 rooms wide, with a rear lean-to.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3 window front with an approximately central C19
or C20 plank front door and the eaves thatch eyebrowed over the 2 C19 or C20 first
floor windows and large paired timber doors to the right. The front door is flanked
by 3-light timber windows with glazing bars, first floor window left similar. First
floor window right and the right hand ground floor window C20 2-light casements with
square leaded panes.
Interior: Not inspected but may be of interest.
In the centre of an outstandingly unspoiled estate village of thatched houses and
Listing NGR: ST1011604799
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