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Latitude: 52.5499 / 52°32'59"N
Longitude: -0.4926 / 0°29'33"W
OS Eastings: 502309
OS Northings: 295739
OS Grid: TL023957
Mapcode National: GBR FX3.29G
Mapcode Global: VHFN9.D5YL
Plus Code: 9C4XGGX4+XX
Entry Name: The Old Post Office, Middle Cottage and Cliffe Cottage
Listing Date: 12 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1287054
English Heritage Legacy ID: 233022
Location: Apethorpe, North Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8
Civil Parish: Apethorpe
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Apethorpe St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
APETHORPE KINGS CLIFFE ROAD
TL0295 (West side)
18/16 The Old Post Office, Middle
Cottage and Cliffe End Cottage
3 houses. C17 and C18. Squared coursed limestone with Collyweston slate roofs.
Originally one- and 2-unit plans forming an L-shape range. Single storey with
attics, and 2 storeys. Together comprising an 8-window range, at ground floor.
4-light, ovolo-moulded stone mullion, window to ground floor far right. 5
horizontal sliding sash windows, with glazing bars, under wood lintels, to
ground floor centre. 2 C19 casement windows, under wood lintels, to right. 3
leaded casements to first floor left, under eaves and 3 hipped eaves dormers,
with leaded casements, to right. 2 plank doors between windows, to right, are
under wood lintels. Ashlar gable parapet to right and stone stacks at ridge.
Elevation of rear range, to left is a 2-window range of leaded casements under
wood lintels. Ground floor window, to left, is a C20 casement. 4-panel door
under wood lintel to right and stable door under wood lintel to left. Ashlar
gable parapet to left and ashlar ridge and end stacks with remains of moulded
cornices. Interiors not inspected but The Old Post Office noted as having
moulded spine beams.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p15)
Listing NGR: TL0230995739
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