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Laburnum Cottage post Office Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hoby with Rotherby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7431 / 52°44'35"N

Longitude: -0.9994 / 0°59'57"W

OS Eastings: 467647

OS Northings: 316631

OS Grid: SK676166

Mapcode National: GBR 9MT.04G

Mapcode Global: WHFK4.M99X

Entry Name: Laburnum Cottage post Office Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 August 1979

Last Amended: 26 February 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190233

Location: Hoby with Rotherby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Hoby with Rotherby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Upper Wreake Parish

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

In the entry for

ROTHERBY (south side)
1/299 Post Office Farmhouse and Laburnum
31.8.79 Cottage (formerly listed as Post
Office and adjoining house)


The address shall be amended to read

ROTHERBY (south side)
1/299 Post Office Farmhouse and Laburnum
31.8.79 Cottage (No 22)(formerly listed as
Post Office and adjoining house)



ROTHERBY (South side)

SK 61 NE Post Office Farmhouse
1/299 and Laburnum Cottage
31.8.79 (formerly listed as Post
Office and adjoining


Pair of houses, formerly post office and dwelling and farmhouse. Probably
C18, raised and re-fronted c1800. Red brick, slate roof, brick ridge
stacks, L plan. 3-storey, 2-window range. C20 door to left with moulded
wood surround, 2-light casement window to ground floor right of door, both
with segmental-arched heads and bowed shop window to ground floor far
2-light casement windows to 1st and 2nd floors, those to 1st floor with
segmental-arched heads, those to 2nd floor with brick lintels. Chamfered
ironstone plinth and stepped brick eaves. Single-storey extension to left
with slate roof and bowed shop window. Wing to rear right. Right side
elevation has pair of similar bowed windows to ground floor flanking C20
part-glazed door with straight hood on brackets. Post Office Farmhouse has
two open fireplaces with chamfered bressumers, one with timber crook inside.
Chamfered spine beams and joists.

Listing NGR: SK6764716631

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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