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Penfold Pillar Box Outside Parcel Force London Central Office (Office Not Included), St Pancras Way

A Grade II Listed Building in St Pancras and Somers Town, London

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Latitude: 51.5383 / 51°32'17"N

Longitude: -0.1334 / 0°8'0"W

OS Eastings: 529550

OS Northings: 183808

OS Grid: TQ295838

Mapcode National: GBR G2.6Q

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.MLTL

Plus Code: 9C3XGVQ8+8J

Entry Name: Penfold Pillar Box Outside Parcel Force London Central Office (Office Not Included), St Pancras Way

Listing Date: 24 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245852

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477956

ID on this website: 101245852

Location: Camden Town, Camden, London, NW1

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: St Pancras and Somers Town

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Pancras Old Church

Church of England Diocese: London

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/05/2017


ST PANCRAS WAY (West side)
Penfold Pillar box outside Parcel Force London Central Office (office not included)

(Formerly listed as Penfold Pillar box outside Royal Mail NW District Office (office not included) ST PANCRAS WAY (East side).


Penfold pillar box. c1872. Designed by JW Penfold. Manufactured by Cochrane and Co, Dudley. Cast-iron, painted red. Hexagonal box with beaded frieze and top enriched with acanthus type leaves and bud finial. Royal coat of arms above mouth, words Post Office flanking mouth and letters "VR" entwined beneath frame for time plate.
Subsequently moved to current location in about 2014.

Listing NGR: TQ2955083808

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