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Little Acres

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

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Latitude: 52.6261 / 52°37'34"N

Longitude: -0.9968 / 0°59'48"W

OS Eastings: 468003

OS Northings: 303622

OS Grid: SK680036

Mapcode National: GBR 9P5.6V2

Mapcode Global: WHFKQ.N8J3

Entry Name: Little Acres

Listing Date: 21 December 1984

Last Amended: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074854

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190669

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

In the entry for: HOUGHTON ON THE HILL Main Street
5/8 (North Side)
No 7

The item shall be amended to read: Main Street (North Side)
No 7/9 (Also known as
Little Acres)


SK 60 SE MAIN STREET (North Side)

5/8 No 7


Cottage. Late C16-C17. Probably cruck framed, whitewashed rendered brick
with rubble stone plinth in part and thatch roof with brick central ridge
and right end stacks. 1½ storeys of 4 2-light and a 1-light casements.
Part-glazed door with thatch canopy to centre right. Two 2-light eyebrow
dormers over. Further casements on left end. (Said to be cruck framed): V.C.H.,
Vol. V.

Listing NGR: SK6800303622

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