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Latitude: 52.7479 / 52°44'52"N
Longitude: -1.0109 / 1°0'39"W
OS Eastings: 466862
OS Northings: 317160
OS Grid: SK668171
Mapcode National: GBR 9ML.P79
Mapcode Global: WHFK4.F6V6
Entry Name: Rooftree Cottage
Listing Date: 1 January 1968
Last Amended: 26 February 1992
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1075000
English Heritage Legacy ID: 190217
Location: Hoby with Rotherby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14
Civil Parish: Hoby with Rotherby
Built-Up Area: Hoby
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Upper Wreake Parish
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
In the entry for
SK 6617-6717 HOBY WITH BROOKSBY ROAD
ROTHERBY (east side)
19/292 Rooftree Cottage (formerly
listed under Parish of
The address shall be amended to read
SK 6617-6717 HOBY WITH MAIN STREET
ROTHERBY (east side)
19/292 Rooftree Cottage (No 4)(formerly
1.1.68 listed under Parish of Grinston)
HOBY WITH BROOKSBY ROAD
ROTHERBY (East side)
SK 6617-6717 Rooftree Cottage (formerly
19/292 listed under Parish of
Cottage. Probably C16 altered and extended C19.
Cruck-framed, rendered infill, thatch roof, brick ridge and lateral stacks.
2-bay and lobby entry plan originally, intruded by one bay. 1 storey and
attic. Side facing road has blocked door well above present road level and
one-, two- and three-light casement windows.
3 full crucks, one visible in left end elevation facing Main Street with 2
tiers of collars and saddle. 1 tier of purlins to roof. Large inserted
brick stack enclosing original open hearth; smoke hood of earlier open
hearth survives upstairs.
Listing NGR: SK6686217160
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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