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Post Office and John Brabin's House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chipping, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8847 / 53°53'5"N

Longitude: -2.5748 / 2°34'29"W

OS Eastings: 362314

OS Northings: 443325

OS Grid: SD623433

Mapcode National: GBR BRGJ.C5

Mapcode Global: WH967.FM47

Plus Code: 9C5VVCMG+V3

Entry Name: Post Office and John Brabin's House

Listing Date: 29 December 1952

Last Amended: 22 November 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362244

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182965

Location: Chipping, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, PR3

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Chipping

Built-Up Area: Chipping

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Chipping St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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4/78 No. 20 (the Post Office) and
29.12.52 No. 22 (John Brabin's House)
[formerly listed as The Post Office
(formerly John Brabin's House)]


House and shop, 1668. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. 2 storeys.
No. 20 (to the right) has a sashed window with glazing bars. On the
1st floor is a 4-light mullioned window with inner hollow chamfer and
outer chamfer, with hood. Studded plank door, to the left, has chamfered
surround with triangular head. No. 22 has end stacks, and a studded plank
door to the right with chamfered surround, triangular head and 'IB 1668'
on the lintel. The ground floor has had a continuous drip course cut back.
To the left of the door is a window surround with outer chamfer and inner
hollow chamfer, with a central mullion remaining between 2 sashed windows
with glazing bars. To the left is a C19th plain stone surround to a triple
sash window. To the right on the 1st floor is a 3-light mullioned window
with hood mould, having an outer chamfer and inner hollow chamfer. To
the left is a one-light chamfered stair window at an intermediate level.
Stone gutter brackets. The left-hand chimney cap has a moulded coping
and weathered offset. The rear wall has double-chamfered mullioned
windows. Interior said to be modernised, but contains an old stair and
bread oven.

Listing NGR: SD6231443325

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