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Burnham House Merton Cottage, Ketton

Description: Burnham House Merton Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 June 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 187158

OS Grid Reference: SK9800304445
OS Grid Coordinates: 498003, 304445
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6289, -0.5535

Location: A6121, Ketton, Rutland PE9 3TE

Locality: Ketton
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: PE9 3TE

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Listing Text

14/69 & 15/69 (north-west side)

6.6.61 No 94 (Merton Cottage)
& No 96.(Burnham House)
(formerly listed as
No 94 (Post Office),
No 96 and No 98)

Two houses (probably originally one house and outbuildings), C16 and later. Of
coursed rubble with ashlar dressings, Collyweston stone slate roof and stone end and
2 ridge stacks. Long range of 2 storeys, with lower C19 addition (sometime Post
Office) projecting towards street at right hand end, with hipped roof, hipped
dormer, and side stack, and with one C20 window and one blocked opening to street.
Main range has segment-headed carriage entrance now blocked (and filled with door
and window) between buttresses with set-offs. Tiny window at eaves level above.
Part to right has two C20 casement windows and C20 door. Gabled 3-light casement
dormer above, breaking through eaves. Part to left has C20 four-light casement
window, and late C19 shop window and door.Two 2-light casements above. Two gabled
wings to rear of No 94, one with blocked 4-centred arch.

Listing NGR: SK9800304445

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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