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The Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Hayton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7596 / 54°45'34"N

Longitude: -3.3907 / 3°23'26"W

OS Eastings: 310603

OS Northings: 541401

OS Grid: NY106414

Mapcode National: GBR 4FRD.QM

Mapcode Global: WH6Z9.WMJL

Plus Code: 9C6RQJ55+RP

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 13 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1216821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 411488

Location: Hayton and Mealo, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Hayton and Mealo

Built-Up Area: Hayton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Hayton St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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House used in C20 as Post Office. Late C17 with C19 alterations. Whitewashed
sandstone, under graduated greenslate roof with brick chimney stacks. 2
storeys, 4 bays. Left plank door in C17 painted stone architrave. Fixed-pane
casement windows, that to right enlarged, and small chamfered-surround window on
upper floor. Right 2 bays project as an outshut. Plank door and C19 shop
window in painted stone surrounds. Small chamfered-surround window to left.
Interior has inglenook with heck partition and arched firebeam. Cast-iron grate
and separate oven. Beamed ceiling.

Listing NGR: NY1060341401

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