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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.


List entry Number: 1061590



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

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Burton Overy

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jan-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 191037

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BURTON OVERY MAIN STREET (West Side) SP69 NE 3/15 Thatched Cottage and Post Office GV II House and Post Office, formerly 5 cottages. C18, altered early C19. Whitewashed rendered brick and thatch and Welsh slate roof with 3 brick ridge stacks. 3 ranges, that to left of l 1/2 storeys, those to right of 2. Left range has 4 2-light Gothic casements with Y tracery. Plank door far right. 4 similar eyebrow dormers 1/2 below eaves. Range in centre has a centre-opening 3-light casement both floors. Range to right has 2 2-light casements over part-glazed door, 3-light horizontal sliding sash, 3-light casement, and part glazed door. Cambered lintels to ground floor in centre and right ranges and band in part on right range. Right end wall said to be of mud in part. Chamfered beams inside.

Listing NGR: SP6771297864

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National Grid Reference: SP 67712 97864


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