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Post Office and the Village

A Grade II Listed Building in Monkokehampton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8306 / 50°49'50"N

Longitude: -4.0145 / 4°0'52"W

OS Eastings: 258228

OS Northings: 105387

OS Grid: SS582053

Mapcode National: GBR KS.WYNK

Mapcode Global: FRA 26GW.ZTR

Entry Name: Post Office and the Village

Listing Date: 29 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308746

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93321

Location: Monkokehampton, West Devon, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Monkokehampton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Monkokehampton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

MONKOKEHAMPTON MONKOKEHAMPTON
SS 50 NE
4/207 Post Office and The Village
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GV II
Pair of nouses incorporating Post Office. Probably circa early C18 but lack of
evidence makes dating difficult. Rendered cob and rubble walls. Hipped thatch
roof. 2 brick stacks, one axial and one at right gable end.
Plan: each house has 2-room plan. The village to the left has its right-hand room
heated by an axial stack, the Post Office has its right-hand room heated by an end
stack. The post office itself occupies its left-hand room.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 5-window front of circa early C20 4-pane sashes
apart from a C20 fixed light to the left on the ground floor. The village has a C20
panelled and glazed door to left of centre and there is a similar door into the
right-hand room of the Post Office to right of centre. C20 shop window at centre
with C20 part-glazed door adjoining to its right.
Interior: exhibits no early features but some may have been concealed.


Listing NGR: SS5822805387

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