Description: The Earl of Rutland Hospital
Date Listed: 1 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 190073
OS Grid Reference: SK8064939203
OS Grid Coordinates: 480649, 339203
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9442, -0.8013
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SK 8039-8139 BOTTESFORD RECTORY LANE
52/133 The Earl of
Founded c. 1590 as a Hospital and still with same use: sheltered housing.
Front range C16, of ironstone, limestone and some later brick, all rendered
and colourwashed in 1985. Rear range mid C18, mostly brick, partly
rendered. M-shaped roofs of different pitch result, both with concrete
tiles of 1985. 2 storeys with attics. East front of 5 irregular bays.
Door left of centre below overlight. 2 3-light and 2 2-light hollow
mullioned stone casements to ground floor echoed by similar windows above.
Over door is one 2-light leaded casement of late C17. Gabled roof with 2
ridge stacks either side of doorway. Rear, C18, range of 2 storeys also in
5 irregular bays, the storeys separated by a platband. Door to right of
elevation. Fenestration of 2-light timber cross casements to ground floor
and 2-light iron lattice casements to first floor. Gabled roof with 3
ridge stacks, one of which is at the north gable end. Interior not
Listing NGR: SK8064939203
Source: English Heritage
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