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Allerford Post Office and Post Box

A Grade II Listed Building in Selworthy, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2116 / 51°12'41"N

Longitude: -3.5701 / 3°34'12"W

OS Eastings: 290422

OS Northings: 146988

OS Grid: SS904469

Mapcode National: GBR LD.3WYB

Mapcode Global: VH5JX.2TG2

Entry Name: Allerford Post Office and Post Box

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345402

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265478

Location: Selworthy, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Selworthy

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Allerford Post Office and post box


Farmhouse, now dwelling and post office. C16-C17, altered early-mid C19. Red sandstone and blue lias random rubble,
double Roman tiled roof, half-hipped to left, lateral stack with rebuilt circular chimney end bay left, similar
circular chimney added at rear flanking left gable end. T-plan. One and a half storeys, 2-window facade, C19 casements,
2-light dormers rising from below eaves to right of lateral stack, ground floor large segmental headed 4-light
ogee-headed casements with rusticated lintel, external wooden shutters with George V post box flanked by lateral stack
left and right triple Roman tiled pentice porch with cambered head opening, laterally boarded and studded door, 2-light
casement to right. Left gable end: cambered head 2-light casement, ground floor triple Roman tile pentice hood to
3-light depressed ogee-headed casements.

Listing NGR: SS9042246988

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