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The Old Post Office

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

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Latitude: 53.1043 / 53°6'15"N

Longitude: -2.8716 / 2°52'17"W

OS Eastings: 341744

OS Northings: 356702

OS Grid: SJ417567

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.8JYY

Mapcode Global: WH88T.V7RH

Plus Code: 9C5V443H+P9

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 28 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1228638

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402978

Location: Churton, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Churton

Built-Up Area: Churton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Aldford St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

South Side

1/19 The Old Post Office


- II

Cottage, probably mid C17, much altered C19 and (internally) C20. Oak
small-panel frame, partly replaced in painted brick and partly on a
sandstone plinth. Thatched roof. 1 storey plus attic bedrooms; of 3
cells. 2 small-pane C19 cast iron casements to lower storey and 2 to
upper storey. Replaced door. Rear wall and right gable wall are
in brick. At rear is a small C20 brick extension. The thatch
(formerly with a gabled dormer to right bedroom)now has an eyebrow
dormer. 2 ridge chimneys and chimney on right gable, of brick.
Interior: In right parlour is a large chamfered oak beam and, against
gable wall, an altered ingle-nook, with stair in corner; 3 doors of
wide oak boards.

Listing NGR: SJ4174456702

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

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