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Pear Tree Farmhouse, Bilsington

Description: Pear Tree Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 181658

OS Grid Reference: TR0426432956
OS Grid Coordinates: 604264, 132956
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0596, 0.9136

Location: Bilsington, Kent TN25 7LA

Locality: Bilsington
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN25 7LA

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Listing Text

(west side)
6/73 Pear Tree
House, sometime 3 cottages. C17 or earlier; altered C18-eCl9 and mid
C20. Red brick, part painted, with tile hanging, in part on ragstone
base. Probable timber framed core. Plain tiled roof. An irregular
accretion of 2 separate cottages joined by later linking blocks, all
of varying dates. Main block:2 storeys on plinth, tile hung on 1st
floor, with hipped roof stepped up to right and stacks to centre right
and to right. Three glazing bar sashes on 1st floor, and glazing
bar sash, top hung casement, tripartite wooden casement and old metal
casement on ground floor, with boarded door to right. Door of 6
panels to left return with segmental head and glazing bar sash over,
(this left end bay an addition to the 3 bay main block). Hipped 1
and 2 storey wings to rear in ragstone and tile hanging over painted
brick. Interior: large inglenook in main block (otherwise not seen).

Listing NGR: TR0426432956

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Source: English Heritage

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