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The Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Illston on the Hill, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.587 / 52°35'13"N

Longitude: -0.9575 / 0°57'27"W

OS Eastings: 470724

OS Northings: 299309

OS Grid: SP707993

Mapcode National: GBR BQX.YHL

Mapcode Global: WHFKY.879K

Entry Name: The Old Post Office

Listing Date: 26 July 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360706

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191081

Location: Illston on the Hill, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Illston on the Hill

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Gaulby Group

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

ILLSTON ON THE HILL
MAIN STREET (South Side)
SP79 NW
4/59 The Old Post Office
26.7.79 II
House. Early C18, probably raised l 1/2 storeys late C18. Red brick, chequered
with black brick on ground floor, and Welsh slate roof with brick end stacks.
Rubble stone and brick plinth, and brick band and brick dentilled eaves. 2 1/2
storeys of 3 3-light casements. 6 - panelled door centre left. Cambered
lintels. 3 2-light hipped dormers. 2 storey wing to rear. Inside are
chamfered beams and double inglenook and hood.


Listing NGR: SP7072499309

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