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The Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawarden, Flintshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1848 / 53°11'5"N

Longitude: -3.0256 / 3°1'32"W

OS Eastings: 331562

OS Northings: 365793

OS Grid: SJ315657

Mapcode National: GBR 74.39KF

Mapcode Global: WH88C.H6GS

Entry Name: The Post Office

Listing Date: 16 November 1994

Last Amended: 16 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15090

Building Class: Communications

Location: Located on the corner of The Highway and Rectory Lane, and adjoining the S side of Kentigern.

County: Flintshire

Community: Hawarden (Penarl√Ęg)

Community: Hawarden

Built-Up Area: Sandycroft

Traditional County: Flintshire

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Exterior

Single-storey flat-roofed brick building with symmetrical shop facade. Castellated parapet with coped crenellations, the central one stepped-up. Beneath this a rectangular moulded frame containing incised name "Hawarden Post Office." On E parapet, the date 1907. Moulded and dentilated cornice. Wooden flagpole and contemporary blind-box. Central entrance with recessed double doors. Glazed upper panels. Moulded brick plinth and stone cills.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value as a well mannered building with Kentigern and other items in the village centre.

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