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Badminton Post Office and 4 Adjoining Cottages, Gate and Gatepiers to Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Badminton, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5429 / 51°32'34"N

Longitude: -2.2843 / 2°17'3"W

OS Eastings: 380380

OS Northings: 182701

OS Grid: ST803827

Mapcode National: GBR 0NN.C8X

Mapcode Global: VH95W.CH72

Entry Name: Badminton Post Office and 4 Adjoining Cottages, Gate and Gatepiers to Road

Listing Date: 10 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34252

Location: Badminton, South Gloucestershire, GL9

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Badminton

Built-Up Area: Badminton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Badminton St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

BADMINTON C.P. HIGH STREET (north side)
ST 8082
12/43 Badminton Post Office and 4
adjoining Cottages, Gate and
G.V. Gate piers to road

II

Post Office and cottage in centre and attached pairs of cottages to either side.
Dated "AD 1860". Coursed squared rubble with freestone dressings and quoins;
Cotswold stone slate roof with overhanging eaves and decorative cut bargeboards,
finials to the gables. Gothic style. Single storey and attics in gables.
1:2:1:1:1:2:1 bays: central and double bays are advanced with gables. 3-light
cross windows on ground floor; 2-light casement windows on first floor, with
diamond glazing pattern, chamfered surrounds and relieving arches. The bays
flanking the centre have 2-light oriel windows on corbels and under dormers.
Central segmental headed doorcase with antae and moulded surround. Single
storey gabled porches to end bays, segmental headed doorcases and decorative
bargeboards. Single storey double porch to bays flanking the centre, parapet
with decorative central feature (strap work surrounding shields), inner doors
blocked. Plank doors. Full ducal armorial bearings in centre gable; coronet/
"B" (Beaufort) and "AD 1860" on 4 outer gables. Square, capped ashlar gate piers
in centre to road with wrought iron overthrow; the gate stands isolated 5 yards
in front of the Post Office.


Listing NGR: ST8038082701

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