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HER Number:MDV80145
Name:Post office, Moretonhampstead


Small, single storey building thought to have been built in the 1930s, adjoining 18 Court Street (the Old Post House Bed and Breakfast). A significant local feature of the town with character.


Grid Reference:SX 752 860
Map Sheet:SX78NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMoretonhampstead
Ecclesiastical ParishMORETONHAMPSTEAD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • POST OFFICE (XX to XXI - 1930 AD to 2011 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

Dartmoor National Park Authority, 2011, Staff Training Day worksheet (Worksheet). SDV347337.

Small single-storey building built as an extension to 18 Court Street (currently the Old Post House Bed and Breakfast). Thought to date to around the 1930s. Granite-built with rectangular hipped slate roof and shop front mostly taken up by windows and the doorway. Included due to character and local significance. Other details: Staff Training Day worksheet.

2011, Untitled Source (Photograph). SDV347363.

View of the Post Office facing north on Court Street. (20110615-DNPA-Moreton Post Office-HER-80145) Other details: P:\Archaeology\HER.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #106952 ]
SDV347337Worksheet: Dartmoor National Park Authority. 2011. Staff Training Day worksheet. Worksheet. A5 Stapled.
SDV347363Photograph: 2011. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV109223Related to: 16 Court Street (the former Plymouth Inn), Moretonhampstead (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV5095 - Moretonhampstead assessment training day

Date Last Edited:Jan 30 2015 3:42PM