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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1061590
English Heritage Legacy ID: 191037
Location: Burton Overy, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE8
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
MAIN STREET (West Side)
3/15 Thatched Cottage and Post
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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