William Burn, circa 1830. Single storey gabled former
post office and post master's house, with successive
additions soon after. Squared, stugged and coursed red
and pink sandstone with droved and chamfered reveals.
W ELEVATION: asymmetrical. 2 advanced gabled bays at
centre, that to right larger with stone mullioned bipartite
window with stone bracketted canopy, blind slit in apex;
slightly further advanced bay to left with stone mullioned
bipartite. Gabled entrance bay set in re-entrant angle to
right, in segmentally arched opening and fanlight;
timber mullioned bipartite to recessed outer left bay and
window to recessed bay to outer right.
N ELEVATION: shallow advanced gabled bay to right with
set-off stack projecting slightly at centre, flanked to left
by doorway with stone consoled gabled hood, former post
office name board under hood. Timber mullioned bipartite
to left bay.
REAR ELEVATION: 3 gabled bays. Plate glass sash and
case windows. Large grey slates. Crowstepped gables with
beak skewputts. Single diamond stacks, one missing (1988).