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Old Post Office Cottages The Old Post Office, Itchen Valley

Description: Old Post Office Cottages The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 145675

OS Grid Reference: SU5140832218
OS Grid Coordinates: 451408, 132218
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0870, -1.2674

Location: Itchen Valley, Hampshire SO21 1EH

Locality: Itchen Valley
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO21 1EH

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Listing Text


13/35 Nos. 1 & 2 Old Post
Office Cottages and
The Old Post Office


Row of cottages. Late C18 and on tablet 'TH 1834' on The Old Post Office,
possibly earlier. Brick with blue headers partly colourwashed, thatched roof.
1½ storey, irregular, pair of 2 bay cottages to left and 4 bay cottage to right.
Left cottages have each side of centre C20 planked door with small 3-light
casement beside and in end bays 2-light segmental headed casements, all openings
with segmental heads. Above 3 2-light casements in eyebrow dormers, 2 to left.
4-bay cottage has central glazed door, 2 2-light casements to left and 3-light
casement at right end, all with segmental heads except small light to right of
centre. 4 2-light casements in eyebrow dormers and tablet above door. Roof
abuts taller Bacton Thatch (qv) to left and is half-hipped to right. Ridge
stacks above centre of pairs of cottages in centre of right one and to left of
centre of right cottage.

Listing NGR: SU5101332142

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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