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Rood House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rothley, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7078 / 52°42'27"N

Longitude: -1.1372 / 1°8'13"W

OS Eastings: 458389

OS Northings: 312582

OS Grid: SK583125

Mapcode National: GBR 8LP.7B2

Mapcode Global: WHDJ4.H6PH

Entry Name: Rood House

Listing Date: 1 June 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 405226

Location: Rothley, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Rothley

Built-Up Area: Mountsorrel

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Rothley St Mary the Virgin and St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text



1.6.66 No. 3 (Rood House)


House. Dated 1770. Red brick with granite rubble stone rear wall, moulded
brick eaves cornice, and Swithland slate twin span roof with red brick end
stacks. 3 storeys of 3 sash windows, 4/4 to 2nd floor, otherwise 8/8. Gauged
brick lintels with central projecting painted keystones. Central doorcase
with dentilled pediment and fluted pilasters, up stone step. 6-panelled door
and overlight with curved glazing bars. To rear 2 and 3-light casements, some
with leaded lights, French window and 1 storey extension with hipped roof and
side stack. Rainwater hood on left end inscribed 'S.O.E. 1770'.

Listing NGR: SK5838912582

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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