The Old Post House
Address: 14A Malden Rd, Cheam
This used to be called The Old Post House, and that's how many locals still refer to it, even though it's changed its name to Hope Cottage. It's a private residence, so save your letters for the postbox!
Above: Hope Cottage, Cheam, Winter 2008. Look closely, and you can see where the shop window used to be. Below: the new and old signs peacefully coexist on the building's facade. Houses in Malden Road date from 1520.
Did you know? TV botanist David Bellamy used to go to school in Cheam