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The Old Post House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dale, Pembrokeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7091 / 51°42'32"N

Longitude: -5.1745 / 5°10'28"W

OS Eastings: 180776

OS Northings: 205925

OS Grid: SM807059

Mapcode National: GBR G3.0K06

Mapcode Global: VH1RW.899M

Entry Name: The Old Post House

Listing Date: 10 December 1997

Last Amended: 10 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19131

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated set-back in long gardens on N side of Castle Way, between Dale Castle and the sea. Marked as No 145 Castle Way on O.S.

County: Pembrokeshire

Town: Haverfordwest

Community: Dale

Community: Dale

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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History

Late C18 or early C19 village house, probably rebuilt on much earlier core, as shown by the large external E chimney. Once used as the Post Office. Owned by the Dale Castle estate.

Exterior

House, colourwashed roughcast with grouted slate roof and roughcast end stacks, small to W, massive external E end stack. Two-storey, three-window range originally of 12-pane sashes, outer ones on first floor replaced in plastic. Centre C20 flat-roofed centre porch with S half-glazed door. Ledged door within.

Reasons for Listing

A Georgian house of regional character with the massive external chimney typical of South Pembrokeshire.

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