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RED ROOFS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: RED ROOFS

List entry Number: 1074813

Location

RED ROOFS, 41, MAIN STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Houghton on the Hill

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Dec-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 190674

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

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

5/12 No. 41 (Red Roofs)

GV II House. Late C16/C17, raised slightly. Probably cruck framed, whitewashed rendered brick with plinth and thatch roof with 2 brick ridge stacks and a right end stack. 1 1/2 storeys of 5 casements, 3-lights, but for 2-light 2nd from left. Central recessed door with thatched canopy. 3 eyebrow dormers : 3-light, 2-light, 3-light, and a 2-light under the eaves to right. Said to be cruck framed: C.B.A. Research Report, No. 42,Cruck Construction, London, 1981, p.131.

Listing NGR: SK6779403438

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Alcock, N W, 'Council for British Archaeology Research Report' in Cruck Construction An Introduction And Catalogue, (1981), 131

National Grid Reference: SK 67794 03438

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