History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Chigwell, Essex

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.6211 / 51°37'15"N

Longitude: 0.117 / 0°7'1"E

OS Eastings: 546646

OS Northings: 193484

OS Grid: TQ466934

Mapcode National: GBR PY.J52

Mapcode Global: VHHMZ.ZJ64

Plus Code: 9F32J4C8+CQ

Entry Name: The Post Office

Listing Date: 29 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118598

Location: Chigwell, Epping Forest, Essex, IG7

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Chigwell

Built-Up Area: Redbridge

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

5/17 No. 115 (The Post


House, C17, extended in C19 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays aligned approx. NE-SW, aspect SE, with axial
chimney stack in second bay from NE end and external chimney stack at SW end.
Rear extensions, C19. Long single-storey extension to front of NE end, reaching
to road (the shop and Post Office) clad with weatherboards, with low-pitched
slate roof. 2 storeys. Ground floor, central semi-octagonal glazed porch,
C20, one C20 casement window to SW of it, the remainder covered by shop
extension. First floor, 3 C20 casement windows. Band of convex moulded plaster
below eaves along whole length of front.

Listing NGR: TQ4664693484

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.