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Old Post Office, Old Post Office Cottage, Old Post Office Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Salkeld, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7217 / 54°43'18"N

Longitude: -2.6994 / 2°41'57"W

OS Eastings: 355047

OS Northings: 536530

OS Grid: NY550365

Mapcode National: GBR 9FLV.C5

Mapcode Global: WH80Z.HLS3

Plus Code: 9C6VP8C2+M6

Entry Name: Old Post Office, Old Post Office Cottage, Old Post Office Barn

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326801

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74248

ID on this website: 101326801

Location: Great Salkeld, Westmorland and Furness, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Great Salkeld

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Great Salkeld St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Tagged with: Post office Hay barn

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/10/2016

NY 53 NE,

Old Post Office, Old Post Office Cottage, Old Post Office Barn

(Formerly listed as: Post Office, Post Office Cottage and attached Cart Shed and Hay Barn)



Formerly 2 houses (one also post office) with adjoining barn/cart shed, now all residential. Dated and inscribed over entrance of centre house J & MS 1757, the former Post Office with alterations dated over entrance M & SB 1854. Red sandstone rubble walls partly rendered and painted. Graduated sandstone slate roof partly rebuilt in C20 with rebuilt red sandstone chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 2 bays each with left 2-bay barn/cart shed, all under common roof, the barn with front gabled extension. Former Post Office has centre panelled door and sash windows with glazing bars in painted stone surrounds. Old Post Office Cottage has right panelled door in C18 stone surround. Sash windows with glazing bars in stone surrounds, the left windows beyond a straight joint, once therefore part of the barn, which has a central segmental-arched doorway under slit vent. Left is covered by extension with casement window.

Listing NGR: NY5504736530

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