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Pear Tree House

A Grade II Listed Building in Fressingfield, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.324 / 52°19'26"N

Longitude: 1.3422 / 1°20'31"E

OS Eastings: 627853

OS Northings: 274802

OS Grid: TM278748

Mapcode National: GBR WMH.B4V

Mapcode Global: VHL9K.6VX9

Entry Name: Pear Tree House

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Last Amended: 21 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032929

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279982

Location: Fressingfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Fressingfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Fressingfield St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

FRESSINGFIELD LAXFIELD ROAD
TM 27 SE
8/33
- Pear Tree House
( formerly listed as
29.7.55 Peartree Cottage)
-- II

Farmhouse. Late C16 3-cell main range with early C17 2-cell cross-wing set
forward to left. Timber framed and plastered; colourwashed brick to gable end
of main range. Thatched roof. 2 storeys and attics. Various casement
windows, mostly old; some mid C20 reproduction windows with diamond-leaded
glass. The cross-wing has a number of windows with diamond and chamfered
mullions, probably added in mid C20 when the house was restored. Lobby
entrance with mid C20 gabled porch, now blocked. Mid C20 plank door to left,
within an open timber porch. An internal stack to each range, that to the
cross-wing rebuilt mid C20 in sawtooth form. The parlour end of the main
range has ovolo-moulded bridging beams. Remains of medieval moat.


Listing NGR: TM2785374802

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