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Pear Tree Cottages, Wilby

Description: Pear Tree Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280263

OS Grid Reference: TM2334871028
OS Grid Coordinates: 623348, 271028
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2920, 1.2737

Location: Cole Street, Wilby, Suffolk IP21 5LH

Locality: Wilby
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5LH

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Listing Text

TM 27 SW

3/143 Pear Tree Cottages
-- II

Former farmhouse, now 2 cottages. C16 with C17 alterations. C20 lean-to
addition to left. Timber framed and plastered with pantiled roof. 2 storeys.
3-cell form. Right hand cottage modernised 1985: new panelled plasterwork,
new small-paned casement windows. Internal stack with rebuilt shaft.
External stack of c.1700 to left. First floor in right hand cottage seems to
have been reconstructed at a higher level; with the exception of the end bay
the joists are set on edge. Against the right of the stack an open truss with
queen posts. 2 windows with ovolo mullions. Interior of left hand cottage
and roofspace not examined.

Listing NGR: TM2334871028

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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