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THE OLD POST OFFICE AND ADJOINING OUTBUIDING

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE OLD POST OFFICE AND ADJOINING OUTBUIDING

List entry Number: 1061244

Location

THE OLD POST OFFICE AND ADJOINING OUTBUIDING, MAIN STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Somerby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Jan-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 189885

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SK 7410 - 7510 SOMERBY MAIN STREET

Burrough on the Hill (south east side) 18/128 The Old Post Office and adjoining out- building

G.V. II

2 cottages, now a house. Early C17, raised late C18, with C19 and C20 alterations. Coursed and squared ironstone and brick with flared headers with limestone ashlar dressings and slate roofs. Single coped gable, first floor brick band, single coped stone gable stack, single gable and single ridge brick stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays. L-plan. North front has to left an off-centre C19 doorway with plain wood jambs and door with 6 vertical panels, flanked by single 2 light casements and beyond, to right, by a 2 light sliding sash. Beyond again, to right, gabled wing with a 2 light sliding sash. All these openings havesegmental heads. Above, to left, 2 two light sliding sashes. Beyond, to right, the gable has a 2 light casement with segmental head. The return angle has a 2 light casement. South west end has to right, a C20 porch and to left, a C19 hipped single storey outbuilding with a door and acasement. Above, a central 2 light sliding sash. Rear elevation has an off-centre C20 flat roofed porch, flanked by single sliding sashes and beyond, to left, a casement. Above, to right, 2 sliding sashes. Beyond, to left, 2 casements.

Listing NGR: SK7578210730

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National Grid Reference: SK 75782 10730

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