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The Old Post Office House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kineton, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

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


KINETON

SP3250 BRIDGE STREET, Kineton
1901-1/14/95 (East side)
06/02/52 The Old Post Office House
(Formerly Listed as:
BRIDGE STREET, Kineton
(East side)
Post Office House)

GV II

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
office.
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
gable.
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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