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Hough House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hough-on-the-Hill, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0069 / 53°0'24"N

Longitude: -0.6267 / 0°37'36"W

OS Eastings: 492242

OS Northings: 346395

OS Grid: SK922463

Mapcode National: GBR DNZ.JCH

Mapcode Global: WHGK3.BPS5

Entry Name: Hough House

Listing Date: 14 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1062376

English Heritage Legacy ID: 193196

Location: Hough-on-the-Hill, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG32

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Civil Parish: Hough-on-the-Hill

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Hough-on-the-Hill All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

SK 94 NW HOUGH-ON-THE-HILL FRIESTON ROAD
(north side)

3/106 Hough House

G.V. II

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
lost.
Source: D. L. Roberts, Vernacular Building in Kesteven.


Listing NGR: SK9224246395

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