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Post Office thatched Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Burton Overy, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5744 / 52°34'27"N

Longitude: -1.0023 / 1°0'8"W

OS Eastings: 467712

OS Northings: 297864

OS Grid: SP677978

Mapcode National: GBR 9PQ.RD2

Mapcode Global: WHFKX.KKY8

Entry Name: Post Office thatched Cottage

Listing Date: 23 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191037

Location: Burton Overy, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE8

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Burton Overy

Built-Up Area: Burton Overy

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Carlton Curlieu and Burton Overy

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

BURTON OVERY
MAIN STREET (West Side)
SP69 NE
3/15 Thatched Cottage and Post
Office
GV II
House and Post Office, formerly 5 cottages. C18, altered early C19.
Whitewashed rendered brick and thatch and Welsh slate roof with 3 brick ridge
stacks. 3 ranges, that to left of l 1/2 storeys, those to right of 2. Left
range has 4 2-light Gothic casements with Y tracery. Plank door far right. 4
similar eyebrow dormers 1/2 below eaves. Range in centre has a centre-opening
3-light casement both floors. Range to right has 2 2-light casements over
part-glazed door, 3-light horizontal sliding sash, 3-light casement, and part
glazed door. Cambered lintels to ground floor in centre and right ranges and
band in part on right range. Right end wall said to be of mud in part.
Chamfered beams inside.


Listing NGR: SP6771297864

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