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Old Boot Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Houghton on the Hill, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.626 / 52°37'33"N

Longitude: -0.9965 / 0°59'47"W

OS Eastings: 468026

OS Northings: 303606

OS Grid: SK680036

Mapcode National: GBR 9P5.6XB

Mapcode Global: WHFKQ.N8P6

Entry Name: Old Boot Cottage

Listing Date: 21 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190678

Location: Houghton on the Hill, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Houghton on the Hill

Built-Up Area: Houghton on the Hill

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Houghton on the Hill St Catharine

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

HOUGHTON ON THE HILL
SK 60 SE MAIN STREET (South Side)

5/16 No. 8 (Old Boot Cottage)


II

Cottage. Late C16/C17. Cruck framed coursed squared stone, rubble stone and
red brick, with fragment of timber framing. Plain tile roof with brick cross
wing end stacks. Cross wing on right. 1½ and 2½ storeys. 1½ storey range to
left has carriage archway to left, 2-light casement, and 6-panelled door in C20
flat-roofed rubble stone porch. Cross wing on right has 2 1-lights on ground
floor, 2-light over and 1-light in attic. Further casements on right end and
part of a panel of large frame timber framing. Inside are a pair of cruck blades
(one cut towards base), a timber framed cross wall and chamfered beams.


Listing NGR: SK6802603606

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