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Red Roofs, Houghton on the Hill

Description: Red Roofs

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 190674

OS Grid Reference: SK6779403438
OS Grid Coordinates: 467794, 303438
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6245, -0.9999

Location: 37 Main Street, Houghton On The Hill, Leicestershire LE7 9GE

Locality: Houghton on the Hill
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 9GE

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Listing Text

SK 60 SE MAIN STREET (North Side)

5/12 No. 41 (Red Roofs)


House. Late C16/C17, raised slightly. Probably cruck framed, whitewashed rendered
brick with plinth and thatch roof with 2 brick ridge stacks and a right end stack.
1 1/2 storeys of 5 casements, 3-lights, but for 2-light 2nd from left. Central
recessed door with thatched canopy. 3 eyebrow dormers : 3-light, 2-light, 3-light,
and a 2-light under the eaves to right. Said to be cruck framed: C.B.A. Research
Report, No. 42,Cruck Construction, London, 1981, p.131.

Listing NGR: SK6779403438

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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