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Pear Tree, Bures Hamlet

Description: Pear Tree

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114837

OS Grid Reference: TL9035834082
OS Grid Coordinates: 590358, 234082
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9726, 0.7699

Location: Water Lane, Bures Hamlet, Essex CO8 5DE

Locality: Bures Hamlet
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO8 5DE

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Listing Text

TL 9034
(north side)
5/48 Pear Tree
Water Lane is wrongly shown on the O.S. map as Brook Street. Cottage. C17.
Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 2 bays facing S,
with internal chimney stack against rear wall, and single-storey flat-roofed
extension to rear, C20. One storey with attics. 2 C20 casement windows and C20
door. On each gable end one rafter couple and a high collar is exposed, with
the ends of the wallplates and clasped purlins. The interior has a large wood-
burning hearth reduced for a C20 grate, joists of vertical section arranged
longitudinally in the right bay, and in the left bay an axial beam with joists
of horizontal section supported on pegged clamps.

Listing NGR: TL9035834082

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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