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Latitude: 52.6245 / 52°37'28"N
Longitude: -0.9999 / 0°59'59"W
OS Eastings: 467794
OS Northings: 303438
OS Grid: SK677034
Mapcode National: GBR 9P5.D1F
Mapcode Global: WHFKQ.M91B
Entry Name: Red Roofs
Listing Date: 21 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074813
English Heritage Legacy ID: 190674
Location: Houghton on the Hill, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7
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
HOUGHTON ON THE HILL
SK 60 SE MAIN STREET (North Side)
5/12 No. 41 (Red Roofs)
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
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