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Description: Hough House
Date Listed: 14 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 193196
OS Grid Reference: SK9224246395
OS Grid Coordinates: 492242, 346395
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0069, -0.6267
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SK 94 NW HOUGH-ON-THE-HILL FRIESTON ROAD
3/106 Hough House
Small country house. 1624, C18, C19, C20. Limestone ashlar, coursed
ironstone rubble with limestone dressings, pantile roofs with central
ridge stack on west range and 2 ridge stacks on south range. L-plan.
2 storey and garret. Late C17 ashlar south front of west range of 3 bays
with plinth and central doorway with lugged moulded architrave
scrolled and beaded raised keystone, 8 panelled door and small decorated
plaque, and small blocked window above. Doorway flanked by single
3 light mullion windows with moulded cornices. 2, three light mullion
windows above with moulded cornices. North side of west range rebuilt
in C19 but early C17 2 light mullion window to cellar intact. Early C18
rubble south range with C19 south front with plinth and first and second
floor stringcourses. Ground floor 4 light mullion window with transom.
First floor 4 light mullion window with 3 light mullion window in gable.
North-east wall of 1624 with contemporary blocked fireplace with shallow
moulded head. Over west range, a late C17 butt purlin roof intact, with
C19 clasped purlin roof over south range. North gable collapsed and
rebuilt in C20, datestone inscribed 1624 discovered inside but now
Source: D. L. Roberts, Vernacular Building in Kesteven.
Listing NGR: SK9224246395
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Source: English Heritage
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