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Pear Tree House, Carlton Town

Description: Pear Tree House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 322574

OS Grid Reference: SE0701984773
OS Grid Coordinates: 407019, 484773
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2586, -1.8937

Location: Carlton, North Yorkshire DL8 4AY

Locality: Carlton Town
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4AY

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Listing Text

SE 0684-0784
(south side)
16/92 Pear Tree House
- II

House. Early - mid C18. Coursed rubble, stone slate roof. 2 storeys
formerly with cellar and loft, 2 bays. Plinth. Quoins. Central part-
glazed door under stone lintel. 3-light flat-faced mullion windows in
architraves. Elaborately-shaped kneelers, moulded coping. End stacks.
Rear: 3 bays; 2-light chamfered mullion windows in outer bays, blocked
central cellar window below Venetian landing window in architrave and with
original leaded outer lights. Right return: 6-panel door in chamfered
quoined ashlar surround; to its right, chamfered surround to small opening,
formerly a post box when house served as a post office; chamfered single-
light window in gable. Interior: doors of 6 fielded panels with
L hinges; seats inside all front windows; in ground-floor room to right,
inglenook fireplace with seat along baffle from side entry, and with spice
and salt boxes in rear wall, both with fielded-panel doors; dairy with stone
shelves rear left; stone dogleg staircase with column-on-vase balusters.

Listing NGR: SE0701984773

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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