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Latitude: 52.6371 / 52°38'13"N
Longitude: -0.6311 / 0°37'51"W
OS Eastings: 492732
OS Northings: 305248
OS Grid: SK927052
Mapcode National: GBR DTF.P83
Mapcode Global: WHGLV.8ZQ7
Plus Code: 9C4XJ9P9+RH
Entry Name: K6 Kiosk
Listing Date: 6 August 2007
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1392097
English Heritage Legacy ID: 503006
Location: Edith Weston, Rutland, LE15
Civil Parish: Edith Weston
Built-Up Area: Edith Weston
Traditional County: Rutland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland
Church of England Parish: Edith Weston St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
Tagged with: K6 telephone box
142/0/10003 WELL CROSS
06-AUG-07 K6 KIOSK
A K6 telephone kiosk designed in 1935 by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott and made by various contractors.
MATERIALS: Cast iron and glass.
PLAN: Square in plan.
EXTERIOR It has a solid back panel, and glazed front door (hinged to the left) and side panels. The glazed door and side panels each have eight horizontal strips of glass with narrow margin lights to either side. On each side of the segmental upper structure is a relief crown, placed above a glazed panel bearing the word `TELEPHONE'. Its roof is domed The kiosk is painted red.
HISTORY: The archetypal K6 telephone kiosk was introduced in 1935 to celebrate the silver jubilee of King George V.
SUMMARY OF IMPORTANCE: This K6 is in a prominent position within the historic centre of the village of Edith Weston and has a close visual association with a number of other listed building/structures
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