The right iron mailbox post will prop up your letterbox in a way that’s easy to spot from the road while also complementing your outdoor decor. You can either find these posts on their own or, if you haven’t already got a mailbox, a combination of both. Either way, be sure to choose a powder-coated model or one that’s still treated to withstand the elements so that it’ll last you for many more years.
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Highly decorative cast iron mailbox post
Addresses of Distinction
Available in two different sizes, this customizable post-mounted mailbox lets you choose between a reflected gold or solid brass finish for the actual numbers.
From the top to the bottom of the post as well as the number plate and the extremely ornate bracket, this particularly decorative model will work wonders in gardens that already rely on similar elements, and especially vintage and antique settings.
White or black iron mailbox post with room for flowers
Both finishes of this 56” mailbox post are incredibly versatile, perfect to match most gardens and house exteriors. While the black one is made to look like iron, these posts actually consist of UV-resistant polyethylene. They are designed for mailboxes that are at least 6.5” wide.
As well as its delightful New England style and some additional room for newspapers, what sets this black iron mailbox aside from most models is the separate slot for flowers. You can use this post to introduce your love for nature and blossoms right from the start.
Wrought iron mailbox bracket
18” tall, this iron mailbox bracket is durable, powder-coated, and in the right size for both medium and large boxes.
While you can easily attach it to a simple post, choosing a bracket tends to be a more logical choice if you haven’t got a garden or if it’s not big enough for a traditional letterbox setup. This way, you’ll save space but still get to showcase your mailbox beautifully by mounting the bracket against the wall.
Nostalgic decorative mailbox post
This 54” post-mounted letterbox relies on an iron-looking aluminum design in a black, bronze, green, or white finish.
While the white option might be a better match for your house exteriors, we mainly recommend the darker ones to improve visibility, as the golden letters and numbers really stand out against them. Either way, the decorative curved lines of its bracket are ideal to embrace a nostalgic feel, which will work even better if your actual home interiors involve vintage or modern decors.
Charming wrought iron mailbox and post
50” in height, this post-mounted steel mailbox in a powder-coated iron finish is medium-sized and versatile.
The dual-reinforced post with an eye-catching scroll design in the middle is a refreshing change from the most traditional models: definitely an interesting idea to showcase your decorative flair right from the start.
Streetlamp style wrought iron mailbox post
Available in a bronze, black or white finish, this 72” post-mounted model takes iron mailboxes to the next level by including a solar-powered street lamp.
This model is the right investment for you if your garden hasn’t got many nightlights, if you want to add to your nostalgic inspiration, or… let’s be honest: if you want your house exterior to be the most stylish one in the neighborhood!
Short cast iron mailbox post with box
This aluminum mailbox with post is designed to look like iron, comes in four charming finishes (black, white, and textured bronze or green) with stylish golden accents, and measures 46”.
Choosing a mailbox and post combo is a much more practical choice if you haven’t already got one of the two. A shorter option would also make more sense if you don’t want it to become the main focal element in your garden. However, don’t forget to check your local requirements for postboxes, as they still need to be visible and easy to spot.
Medium sized wrought iron mailbox and post
Postal Pro Mailboxes
This 54” iron-looking mailbox with post is a more budget-friendly alternative made of durable and fade-resistant resin, available in either black or white.
Its fairly streamlined design with delicate decorative elements results in a familiar look with subtle retro vibes: this makes it a particularly perfect choice to complement most traditional settings.
Standalone iron mailbox post with decorative accents
Fleur De Lis Living
Available in eight different finishes that make it a breeze to match your house exteriors, this iron-style 79” mailbox post is made of rust-proof cast aluminum in a powder-coated finish.
The arm showcases an ornate leafy motif that will nod to your garden plants and other natural elements. We recommend choosing a decorative iron mailbox post if your yard includes similar items or some whimsical vibes (for example, with fairies or gnomes). However, if your actual letterbox is also quite ornate, only pair them up if the two styles wouldn’t end up clashing.
Simple cast iron mailbox post on its own
This heavy-duty aluminum mailbox post in a black iron-looking finish is 52.3” high and powder-coated to withstand all kinds of weather. Because it can accommodate for mounting holes on either side and underneath, it’s compatible with most mailboxes.
A plain and streamlined iron mailbox post is the most logical choice in two main scenarios: if you have contemporary house exteriors or if you’d like to maintain the focus on your more decorative letterbox.
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Iron post for mailbox. Like the concept - it merges past designs with contemporary trends, in a way. Iron posts with scroll elements were typical for traditional design, but this sleek dark copper mailbox looks pretty modern.
A stunning and beautifully decorated German styled tower mailbox that comes in the most exquisite rust brown finish and will make for a truly original choice for your household, letting you accent the decor.
... Outdoor / Julien Wrought Iron Mailbox and Post Set - Burnished Bronze
An elegant traditional ground-mounted postbox of black-coated iron. Its tall round column has a finial and a horizontal arm with an address plaque. This arm and a box bracket have decorative scrolls. A semi-oval box has a lockable door with a slot.
... iron post box gorgeous verdigris finished heavy weight cast iron post
heavy iron mailbox post with the contemporary bracket standing in ...
vintage 1950's black cast iron mailbox post by RecycleBuyVintage, $50.00
This solid black mailbox post distinguishes itself with its intricate design and solidness of construction. Abounding in various curls and laces, it will greatly enchant your outdoor space.
Belgian Antique Cast Iron Red Mailbox
A vintage mailbox inspired with the style of the 50's. Its silver, glossy finish features a modern look with a touch of art deco. Made of stainless steal it's a solid piece that will serve you for long years.
The masterpiece of metallurgy. The ornamented black letterbox with the adress label. Only the experienced blacksmith could prepare sure a beautiful thing by iron. If someone has a problem to find your home, please tell him that you have the most beautiful letterbox in this village.
Cast Iron Mailbox Brackets
Vault Junior Mount Post
Designed for outdoor and commercial use, this Junior Mount Post in Black Finish is manufactured of stainless steel for maximum durability and long-lasting usage. The post is covered in a powder coated finish, and reaches up to 50-inch height.
Mailbox box post combo black
The classic iron mailbox cover with black paint. Basing on two cantilevers, which stabilize the construction. It looks like the most popular type of mailbox in England, so if you don't need to stand out from the crowd, it is for you!
Who would think that under a solid iron sculpture like this can be hidden the mailbox post. Gothic style, dark color - medieval decor - is an unusual view of the German street. Contains a special carved door where you can put your correspondence.
Classic pedestal post mailbox. Made from dark bronze and iron, finished with a touch of dusty gold squared element with writting referring to steam punk style. Perfect for outdoor and indoor use.
An antique mailbox that looks just amazing. It comes in a deep and magnetic blue color and is beautifully ornamented with delicate, curved details. Such an old-fashioned mailbox will be a wonderful decoration of your garden or drive.