This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 52.5302 / 52°31'48"N
Longitude: -0.999 / 0°59'56"W
OS Eastings: 468002
OS Northings: 292950
OS Grid: SP680929
Mapcode National: GBR 9QB.68L
Mapcode Global: VHDQK.MNQQ
Entry Name: The Old Post Office
Listing Date: 9 March 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1360742
English Heritage Legacy ID: 191382
Location: Smeeton Westerby, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE8
Civil Parish: Smeeton Westerby
Built-Up Area: Smeeton Westerby
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Smeeton Westerby Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SP 69 SE SMEETON WESTERBY MAIN STREET
1/57 No 32, The Old Post Office
House. C18, with C20 additions. Brick and ironstone. Graded Swithland slate
roof with gable stacks and ridge stack. West front: 2 storeys, 4 bays. Rubble-
stone plinth with brick set-offs in 2 bays to right of doorway. Moulded eaves
cornice in these 2 bays, unmoulded in 2 bays to left. Off-centre doorway with
frame with brackets, and 4-panel door. To left, a 3-light sliding sash with
cambered arch. To right similar windows, with gauged brick cambered arches.
Below, in the 4th bay to right part of a segmental arch cellar window opening in
plinth. Above, three 2-light sliding sashes. Adjoining to south, a 2-storey C20
range with 2 reset tiles in its west gable end wall, both inscribed; the lower: IC
Sep 24, 1731. The one above: I*B 1731.
Listing NGR: SP6800292950
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings