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Pear Tree Cottage, Mellis

Description: Pear Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280334

OS Grid Reference: TM1008174482
OS Grid Coordinates: 610081, 274482
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3282, 1.0816

Locality: Mellis
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8DY

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Listing Text

TM 17 SW
4/45 Pear Tree Cottage
-- II

House, latterly 2 dwellings. Early C18, extended C19, altered C20. Timber
frame, plastered with some red brick, clay lump addition. Thatched roof with
pantiles on addition. 2 cells, 1 storey and attic with 1 bay 2 storey
addition to left. Offset plinth. 2 entrances towards centre, a 4 fielded
panelled door and a C20 half glazed door, C20 3-light glazing bar casements
with hoodboards, two 2-light eyebrow thatched dormers. Right end all red
brick with an internal stack. Left end external stack in C19 bay set back
slightly, 3 light casements, higher eaves and lower ridge, internal left end
white brick stack. To rear an eyebrow thatched dormer and a C20 addition.
Interior: stop chamfered cross axial binding beams and storey posts, exposed
framing of thin scantling with curved tension braces.

Listing NGR: TM1008174482

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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