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Post Box Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in West Rasen, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.3897 / 53°23'23"N

Longitude: -0.404 / 0°24'14"W

OS Eastings: 506236

OS Northings: 389287

OS Grid: TF062892

Mapcode National: GBR TYM7.BL

Mapcode Global: WHGHG.R2T5

Plus Code: 9C5X9HQW+V9

Entry Name: Post Box Cottage

Listing Date: 21 October 1976

Last Amended: 3 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 196548

Location: West Rasen, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN8

County: Lincolnshire

District: West Lindsey

Town: West Lindsey

Civil Parish: West Rasen

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: West Rasen All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

Tagged with: Cottage Thatched cottage

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29/01/2015

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Post Box Cottage

(Formerly listed as The Post Office, MAIN STREET.

Previously listed as Post, Office (opposite the junction of Smithy Lane and the A631))



Cottage now shop and house; late C17 with C20 alterations and addition. Likely to have been mud and stud originally, now all underbuilt in random stretcher bond red brick with deeply overhanging hipped thatch roof with decorative ridge and 2 brick ridge stacks. Single storey with attics, 4 bay facade with off centre C20 glazed door flanked by 2 C20 glazing bar bows to left and a similar window to the right. In the roof at eaves level are 2 two light casement dormers. The addition to the rear is C20.

Listing NGR: TF0623689287

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