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Long House, Old Post Office and the Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chipping Warden and Edgcote, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1348 / 52°8'5"N

Longitude: -1.2728 / 1°16'21"W

OS Eastings: 449871

OS Northings: 248745

OS Grid: SP498487

Mapcode National: GBR 7S4.31V

Mapcode Global: VHCVW.WLHV

Entry Name: Long House, Old Post Office and the Old School House

Listing Date: 22 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 234368

Location: Chipping Warden and Edgcote, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, OX17

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Chipping Warden and Edgcote

Built-Up Area: Chipping Warden

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Chipping Warden St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP44NE (North side)
4/97 The Old School House, Old Post
Office Cottage and Long House


Three cottages, part of row. Early/mid C18. The Long House altered late C20.
Coursed ironstone, thatched roof. Long House has artificial slates; brick
stacks. The Old School House, 2-unit through passage plan with later addition to
rear; Old Post Office Cottage, 2-unit plan; The Long House, L-plan. Each of 2
storeys; 2-window range. The Old School House has central flush 6-panelled
part-glazed door. Leaded light casements. Old Post office Cottage has C19 plank
door on right, and adjoining small C19 shop window with 2 shaped lights and
glazing bars. Wood and iron casements, on first floor with many glazing bars.
Curved bread oven projection on right. The Long House has late C20 door and
leaded light casements. Wood lintels, mostly painted, throughout. Right return
side of The Long House has irregular fenestration and 3 flat roofed dormers. To
rear The Old School House has C19 brick wing and old single panel door.
Interior: The Old School House has open fireplace and winder stairs. Stud
partitions. Old plank and panel doors. Old Post Office Cottage noted as having
open fireplace. The cottages form a group with the church (q.v.) and market
cross base (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP4987148745

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