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Peartree Hall Farmhouse, Earls Colne

Description: Peartree Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 115894

OS Grid Reference: TL8582027308
OS Grid Coordinates: 585820, 227308
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9133, 0.7003

Location: Coggeshall Road, Earls Colne, Essex CO6 2JS

Locality: Earls Colne
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 2JS

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Listing Text

(east side)

6/46 Peartree Hall

GV 11

House. C14, C16 and C18. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red
plain tiles. T-plan originally facing SE, with end stacks, 2 storeys, and
earlier range to SW with axial stack at end, one storey with attics. Entrance
front now to NW. 2:3 window range of C18 and C19 sashes with glazing bars.
Simple doorcase with flat canopy. Some framing exposed internally, with C16,
C17 and C18 detailing; and smoke-blackened rafters in roof. Divided into 2
dwellings c. 1615, re-combined in 1671. A map of 1598 shows a short lane
running S of the house, making a left turn to reach the farmyard. The main
entrance would then have been from this lane rather than from the highway to the
W (Wherein I Dwell, Earls Colne WEA, 1983, 34).

Listing NGR: TL8582027308

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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