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The Post House

A Grade II Listed Building in Filkins, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7373 / 51°44'14"N

Longitude: -1.6556 / 1°39'20"W

OS Eastings: 423878

OS Northings: 204346

OS Grid: SP238043

Mapcode National: GBR 5TT.27V

Mapcode Global: VHC05.8L3J

Plus Code: 9C3WP8PV+WQ

Entry Name: The Post House

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 4 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283198

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253518

Location: Filkins and Broughton Poggs, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, GL7

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Filkins and Broughton Poggs

Built-Up Area: Filkins

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Broughton Poggs with Filkins

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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(North-west side)
7/196 The Post House
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as Shop
premises immediately S of
Filkins Farmhouse)

House and post office. Dated H?W 1741 on shaped tablet to centre. Coursed
limestone rubble with raised ashlar quoins; stone slate roof with flat stone
gable copings; flanking chimneys, the right ashlar with moulded cornice, the
left rebuilt in brick. 2 storeys and attic, 2 bays. 2-light windows with
chamfered stone mullions and C20 metal glazing bars. Ground floor of right bay
altered to C19 canted wooden shop window on ashlar base. 2 gabled roof dormers
with C20 2-light wooden casements. Central C20 half-glazed door in raised and
chamfered stone surround. Traces of blocked doorway in right gable end, to road.
Rear has 3-pane sashes to ground floor, and C20 metal casements above. Attached
to left gable end is a single-storey former outbuilding, now incorporated in
house, with C20 extensions. Extensions are not of special architectural

Listing NGR: SP2387804346

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