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Pear Tree Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Westhorpe, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.289 / 52°17'20"N

Longitude: 0.9882 / 0°59'17"E

OS Eastings: 603896

OS Northings: 269855

OS Grid: TM038698

Mapcode National: GBR SHF.JN6

Mapcode Global: VHKD3.2QSM

Entry Name: Pear Tree Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181270

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279559

Location: Westhorpe, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Westhorpe

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Westhorpe St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 06 NW
4/103 Pear Tree Farm House
- II

House, latterly 2 or more dwellings. Late C16, extended and reroofed in C19,
altered and extended C20. Timber frame, plastered, steeply pitched machine
pantiled roof. 3 cell cross passage plan, extended by 1 bay to left or
parlour end. 1 storey and attic. Entrance in original cross passage
position; a half glazed door in a gabled porch, 2-light glazing bar casements
and 3 gabled dormers, all C20. Rebuilt ridge stack with white brick dressings
between hall and parlour. Left end C20 external stack. To rear 4 gabled
dormers and a flat roofed outshut from parlour end. Right end lower
weatherboarded and rendered C20 additions. Interior: original basket arched
doorhead to rear of cross passage, mortice for screen which is positioned on
lower side of passage, C17 and panelled with broad muntins; close studding,
straight arched braces in walls; hall has a stop chamfered cross axial binding
beam and fireplace bressumer, altered framing; parlour has a cross axial
binding beam and jowled storey posts. First floor frame concealed, roof
renewed in C19.

Listing NGR: TM0389669855

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