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Rooftree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hoby with Rotherby, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075000

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190217

Location: Hoby with Rotherby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

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

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Listing Text

In the entry for

SK 6617-6717 HOBY WITH BROOKSBY ROAD
ROTHERBY (east side)
Hoby
19/292 Rooftree Cottage (formerly
listed under Parish of
1.1.68 Grimston)

GV II

The address shall be amended to read

SK 6617-6717 HOBY WITH MAIN STREET
ROTHERBY (east side)
Hoby
19/292 Rooftree Cottage (No 4)(formerly
1.1.68 listed under Parish of Grinston)

GV II

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HOBY WITH BROOKSBY ROAD
ROTHERBY (East side)
Hoby
SK 6617-6717 Rooftree Cottage (formerly
19/292 listed under Parish of
1.1.68 Grimston)

GV II

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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