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The Old Post Office, Middle Cottage and Cliffe Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Apethorpe, North Northamptonshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287054

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233022

ID on this website: 101287054

Location: Apethorpe, North Northamptonshire, PE8

County: North Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Apethorpe

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Apethorpe St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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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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