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3, Post Office Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Alrewas, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7332 / 52°43'59"N

Longitude: -1.7492 / 1°44'57"W

OS Eastings: 417032

OS Northings: 315092

OS Grid: SK170150

Mapcode National: GBR 4D5.NKV

Mapcode Global: WHCGJ.3K9J

Entry Name: 3, Post Office Road

Listing Date: 11 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271796

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473122

Location: Alrewas, Lichfield, Staffordshire, DE13

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Alrewas

Built-Up Area: Alrewas

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Alrewas All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SK1715 ALREWAS

POST OFFICE ROAD

1784/9/10014 No.3

GV II

House. Probably C17; remodelled circa mid C19; extended later C19. Timber-frame faced in brick [painted]. Slate roof with gabled ends. Tall brick gable-end stack. PLAN: 2-room plan; larger right-hand (S) room heated from gable-end stack; smaller left [N] room unheated. In about the mid C19 the house was partly rebuilt and faced in brick, and the eaves were raised; later in the C19 an outshut was built at the rear.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Almost Symmetrical 2-window west front. Two small 3-light windows on first floor with wrought-iron casements with glazing bars; ground floor two large late C20 bow windows and C20 glazed door at the centre. At rear the roof is carried down as a catslide over outshut.
INTERIOR: Right-hand room has chamfered axial beam with cyma stops, unchamfered joists, and large fireplace with chamfered bressumer with cyma stops and later brick jambs. Smaller left room has exposed unchamfered joists and timber-framing exposed on north end wall, with curved tension-braces and chamfered beam above; truss above with queen-posts and collar also exposed; wall-framing at rear by stairs partly exposed.

Listing NGR: SK1703215092

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

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