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Latitude: 52.6459 / 52°38'45"N
Longitude: -0.5155 / 0°30'55"W
OS Eastings: 500534
OS Northings: 306383
OS Grid: TF005063
Mapcode National: GBR FVX.2GV
Mapcode Global: WHGLX.1RSG
Entry Name: Post Office, Number 26 and Number 27
Listing Date: 17 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073781
English Heritage Legacy ID: 187261
Location: Tinwell, Rutland, PE9
Civil Parish: Tinwell
Traditional County: Rutland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland
Church of England Parish: Tinwell All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
TF 0006-0106 TINWELL CROWN LANE
Post Office, No. 26 and
Post Office (originally forge) and cottages, dated 1848, of coursed squared stone
with steeply pitched Collyweston stone slate roof and moulded stone ridge stacks.
Consciously picturesque. 1½ storeys, 4 window range, 1-2-1, coped gabled
projections with decorative kneelers to either end, that to the left with 4-centred,
arched entrance within colossal carved horseshoe, and 2-light casement window and
blank shield above, that to the right with 3-light mullioned and transomed window to
ground floor with hood mould in form of giant ribbon, and 2-light casement window
and shield with Exeter logo above. The 2 projections are linked by an arcade of
4-centred arches, stepped up in the centre to incorporate datestone. Entrance to
No. 26 within 2 steeply-pitched gabled dormers above. Arched entrance to No. 27
within one-storey gabled projection to north. North front has 2-storey projection
with datestone. One-storey projection to south has massive stack to rear, plank
door in plain architrave, and shutttered 2-light window.
Listing NGR: TF0053406383
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