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Post Office Cottages the Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Hambleton, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.6583 / 52°39'29"N

Longitude: -0.6702 / 0°40'12"W

OS Eastings: 490040

OS Northings: 307559

OS Grid: SK900075

Mapcode National: GBR DT5.CCQ

Mapcode Global: WHGLT.PF1Y

Entry Name: Post Office Cottages the Post Office

Listing Date: 18 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073713

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187399

Location: Hambleton, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Hambleton

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Hambleton

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

The Post Office and
1-3 Post Office Cottages

Post office and row of 3 cottages, early C20, in an arts and crafts style.
Loosely symmetrical, with central range and flanking gables, of coursed
squared rubble with some. half timbering, and stone tiled roof. 1½
storeys. The left hand gable has stone mullioned bay to ground floor
and oriel window in jettied half timbered gable above, in which are a
clock and copper post and telegraph sign. The left hand gable is similar
but contains a 2 storey stone mullioned bay window. Centre range
contains 2 3-centred arched doorways, various stone mullioned windows,
and a single timber framed gable dormer above. All windows have
decorative small panes. Various gable and axial stacks. To extreme
right beyond the gable a further projecting W. facing bay, with full
height canted bay window in jettied gable, and overhanging eaves.

Post office door in west wall of front gable, a 3-centred arched doorway
beneath the expressed chimney, and carrying a copper engraved shield.

Listing NGR: SK9004007559

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

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