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The Old Post Office, Illston on the Hill

Description: The Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 July 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 191081

OS Grid Reference: SP7072499309
OS Grid Coordinates: 470724, 299309
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5870, -0.9575

Location: Main Street, Illston on the Hill, Leicestershire LE7 9EG

Locality: Illston on the Hill
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 9EG

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Listing Text

MAIN STREET (South Side)
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

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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