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The Old Post Office Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Smannell, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.2467 / 51°14'47"N

Longitude: -1.4585 / 1°27'30"W

OS Eastings: 437892

OS Northings: 149859

OS Grid: SU378498

Mapcode National: GBR 726.XR7

Mapcode Global: VHC2L.NXTP

Entry Name: The Old Post Office Cottage

Listing Date: 14 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1339353

English Heritage Legacy ID: 140004

Location: Smannell, Test Valley, Hampshire, SP11

County: Hampshire

District: Test Valley

Civil Parish: Smannell

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Smannell with Enham Alamein

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text


8/4 The Old Post Offfice


Cottage. Early C18 2 bay cottage with further bay added in mid C19. Partially
timberframed,the front painted brick. Half-hipped thatched roof with eyebrow
dormers. 2 dormers, splayed at base. Ground floor has 3 casements with cambered
heads. Off central doorcase with plank door and flat moulded and dentillated
wooden cornice with wooden brackets. 1 storey C19 extension of lower elevation to
left hand side with one 4 light casement and Dutch door. Plinth outshot to rear.
Interior has spine beam chamfered and with lambs tongue step and an inglenook fire-
place with beehive-shaped bread oven. Winder staircase. Queen post roof and exposed
wall framing, all of thin scantling. One 6 fielded panelled door of early C19 type
and plank door, probably brought in.

Listing NGR: SP3476750585

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

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