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Mellow Cottage and Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.3698 / 53°22'11"N

Longitude: -0.7568 / 0°45'24"W

OS Eastings: 482814

OS Northings: 386606

OS Grid: SK828866

Mapcode National: GBR RY4G.YQ

Mapcode Global: WHFG5.BKVG

Entry Name: Mellow Cottage and Old Post Office

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 197069

Location: Lea, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, DN21

County: Lincolnshire

District: West Lindsey

Civil Parish: Lea

Built-Up Area: Gainsborough

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Lea St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

(west side)

1/22 Mellow Cottage and
Old Post Cottage


House, now 2 cottages. Early C18, C19, C20. Red brick. Pantile
roofs with shaped west gable, coped gables with kneelers, gable
stack, 2 ridge stacks and gable stack to rear. L-plan, adapted
to F-plan in C20. 2 storey, 5 irregular bay north front with
plinth, first floor band and decorated eaves. Doorway to left in
brick gabled porch with segmental head and plank door. 3 light
sliding sash to left with segmental head, 2 three light sliding
sashes to right, that to the far right with segmental head. 5
sliding sashes with wooden lintels above. East front of 2
storeys and garret, 2 bays with plinth, first floor band and
decorated eaves. 2 large fixed glazing bar windows with
segmental heads. 2 sliding sashes above with C20 shutters. C20
extension to rear. Interior of Mellow Cottage with beamed
ceilings and inglenook fireplaces, one with chamfered beam.

Listing NGR: SK8281486606

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