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The Old Post House

A Grade II Listed Building in Eltisley, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2217 / 52°13'18"N

Longitude: -0.1401 / 0°8'24"W

OS Eastings: 527145

OS Northings: 259796

OS Grid: TL271597

Mapcode National: GBR J43.MDM

Mapcode Global: VHGMH.JF95

Plus Code: 9C4X6VC5+MX

Entry Name: The Old Post House

Listing Date: 31 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1331397

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51161

Location: Eltisley, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, PE19

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Eltisley

Built-Up Area: Eltisley

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Eltisley St Pandionia and St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Description

TL 2659-2759 ELTISLEY THE GREEN
(North Side)

11/126 No. 18 (The Old
Post House)

GV II

House. Late C15 with early C17 and C19 and C20 additions and alterations.
Timber-framed with C20 pargetted cement render, plain tile roofs hipped to
left hand with gablet. Single storeyed open hall and service bay to right
hand with jettied crosswing to left hand. (qv Manor Farmhouse and Green
Farmhouse). Chimney stack with baking oven inserted into cross passage, and
hall and service bay chambered over in C17. Single storey extension to right
hand gable, C17, timber-framed and pantiled. Ridge stack and side stack to
left hand with rebuilt upper courses. C18 panelled door in original cross
passage position, four ground floor, and four attic and first floor C20
casement windows. Interior: Exposed timber-frame, and floor frames showing
clearly C17 rebuilding, insertions and original openings. One three-light
diamond mullioned window in crosswing with shutter groove. Side purlin roofs
with rafters over the hall smoke blackened.

R.C.H.M. West Cambs., p95, mon. 9, plate 98


Listing NGR: TL2714559796

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