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The Earl of Rutland Hospital, Bottesford

Description: The Earl of Rutland Hospital

Grade: II
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

Location: Rectory Lane, Bottesford, Leicestershire NG13 0BZ

Locality: Bottesford
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: NG13 0BZ

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Listing Text

(West Side)

52/133 The Earl of
Rutland Hospital


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

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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