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The Old Post Office House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kineton, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.1556 / 52°9'20"N

Longitude: -1.5113 / 1°30'40"W

OS Eastings: 433528

OS Northings: 250923

OS Grid: SP335509

Mapcode National: GBR 6Q3.W5G

Mapcode Global: VHBY9.R2CV

Entry Name: The Old Post Office House

Listing Date: 6 February 1952

Last Amended: 19 August 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1381898

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482263

Location: Kineton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Kineton

Built-Up Area: Kineton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Kineton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


1901-1/14/95 (East side)
06/02/52 The Old Post Office House
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Post Office House)


House, part the former post office. C17 with 1911 addition.
Coursed dressed lias limestone with ashlar dressings, some
brick to return; gabled old tile roofs with brick end stacks
and 2 stacks to rear of ridge. 3-unit plan plus former post
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys plus attic; 3- plus 2-window range. Centre
slants inward to forward break at left end. Entrance to left
of centre has doorcase with angle panels and cornice to
6-fielded-panel door.
Ground floor has 2 recessed-chamfered windows with labels and
inserted 3-light leaded casements replacing mullions; similar
3-light mullioned windows to first floor; left end has window
to each floor with 3/6 sash in flush wood frame; attic has 3
gabled dormers with 2-light leaded casements; some windows
have wrought-iron casement fasteners. Right end has quoins and
cornices to both floors.
Tudor-headed entrance to right has continuous moulding and
panel above with partly effaced letters: KINETON/ POST OFFICE;
paired 2-fielded-panel doors. 2 similar Tudor-headed windows
with raking sills and fixed glazing to left; first floor has
pair of 2-light recessed-chamfered mullioned windows with
raking sills and continuous label mould.
Brick return with half-hipped gable and single-storey wing
with 2-light single-chamfered mullioned window with label
mould; rebuilt return has small C20 window and half-hipped
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP3352850923

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

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