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The Rectory, Houghton on the Hill

Description: The Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 190685

OS Grid Reference: SK6761603280
OS Grid Coordinates: 467616, 303280
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6231, -1.0026

Location: School Lane, Houghton On The Hill, Leicestershire LE7 9GD

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

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Listing Text


SK 60 SE MAIN STREET (South Side)

5/23 The Rectory


House. Dated 1856. Red brick with stone dressings and Welsh slate roof with
brick ridge and side stacks. Stone coped gables with kneelers. Irregular composition
with 3 gables. 2½ storeys of 5 stone mullion sash windows. On left gable a 3-light
with transom, 2-light over and small 1-light in attic. On gable to next right
a projecting lean-to porch. Doorway with four-centre arch with crow-stepped gable
over containing stone tablet dated 1856. A 1-light to either side. Over porch
a large 3-light with transom staircase window and attic 1-light above. To right
are 3 1-lights with a 1-light and 2-light over. On right gable a 2-light both
floors and attic 1-light. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SK6761603280

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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