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Pear Tree Cottage, Thurlestone

Description: Pear Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 100875

OS Grid Reference: SX6752643555
OS Grid Coordinates: 267526, 43555
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2771, -3.8605

Locality: Thurlestone
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3AH

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Listing Text

SX 64 SE
4/178 Pear Tree Cottage
G. V. II

House. Circa mid C17 with late C20 addition. Stone rubble walls incorporating
some cob. Thatch roof gabled to right end and hipped to new wing. Projecting
rubble stack at gable end. Brick lateral stack to wing.
Plan: original cottage probably 2-room plan with room to the right heated by
fireplace on end wall. In late C20 the size of the house was virtually doubled by
the addition of a wing at the front of its left-hand end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Original part of house has asymmetrical 1-window front, 2
below, of C19 small-paned 2 and 3-light casements. C20 plank door to the left.
Large wing projects from left-hand end.
Interior: open fireplace in right-hand room has chamfered wooden lintel.

Listing NGR: SX6752643555

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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