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Pear Tree House, Brookland

Description: Pear Tree House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 175491

OS Grid Reference: TQ9902225898
OS Grid Coordinates: 599022, 125898
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9980, 0.8350

Location: High Street, Brookland, Kent TN29 9QR

Locality: Brookland
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN29 9QR

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Listing Text

(north west side)

5/33 Pear Tree House


House. C18 and early C19. External materials early C19 chequered red and
grey brick. Left end elevation rendered. Plain tile roof. C18 house, or
wing of house, at right angles to road; 2 bays and narrow central stack bay
with lean-to to rear. Early C19 addition to right; broad entrance hall and
single room parallel to road and with slightly higher floor levels. 2 storeys
and garret with cogged brick eaves cornice. Half-hipped roof. Rear stacks
to left and right. Regular 3-window front of sashes with plain splayed rendered
voussoirs. Central door of 4 fielded panels and 2 top lights in panelled
recess. Architrave of ribbed pilasters and frieze with paterae. Shallow
flat moulded hood. Interior: moulded cornice and sunk beaded panelling to
left front room. H-L hinges and chamfer-stopped cross-beams to C18 section.
Attic stairs possibly in original position against left stack. Main
staircase early C19.

Listing NGR: TQ9901025904

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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