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The Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Eaton Bishop, Herefordshire,

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Latitude: 52.0464 / 52°2'47"N

Longitude: -2.8126 / 2°48'45"W

OS Eastings: 344366

OS Northings: 238978

OS Grid: SO443389

Mapcode National: GBR FG.F6XR

Mapcode Global: VH785.6TFL

Plus Code: 9C4V25WP+HX

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 22 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 155363

Location: Eaton Bishop, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Eaton Bishop

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Eaton Bishop

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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House. Probably C16 or C17 with later alterations. Timber-frame with brick
infill and rendered finish. Hipped Welsh slate roof and central stack. L-
plan with main range of about 3½ bays aligned north/south with small eastward
projection at south end. Two storeys. West elevation has one window, a plastic-
coated 2-light C20 casement and wall-frame with three to four square panels
between cill and wall-plate. South gable has angle struts from corner posts to
tie. North gable has weatherboarded top and two late C20 casements each of two
lights to both floors. Ledged nail-studded door with foliated strap hinges to
left-hand side. Interior noted as having heavy ceiling beams. (RCHM, Vol I,
p 61).

Listing NGR: SO4436638978

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