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Peartree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3078 / 52°18'28"N

Longitude: -0.5926 / 0°35'33"W

OS Eastings: 496048

OS Northings: 268678

OS Grid: SP960686

Mapcode National: GBR DYK.70J

Mapcode Global: VHFPD.P814

Entry Name: Peartree Cottage

Listing Date: 23 September 1950

Last Amended: 17 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232330

Location: Higham Ferrers, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN10

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Higham Ferrers

Built-Up Area: Higham Ferrers

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Higham Ferrers St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP9668NW (East side)
18/31 No.22 (Peartree Cottage)
23/09/50 (Formerly listed as No.22)

House. Datestone F/TE/1709, restored early C20. Squared limestone with early C20
plain tile roof. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys. 3-window range of C20 casements in
original openings under wood lintels. 4-panel door to left of centre has plaster
surround and flat-topped head. 4-panel door to far right also has plaster
surround. Ashlar gable parapets and brick and stone stacks to ridge and end.
Datestone to right of centre. Left gable has 2 single-light first floor windows
under wood lintels. Single-unit C18 range attached to rear reconstructed early
C20. Interior not inspected but noted as having open fireplace with bressumer
and ceiling beams. Left gable has ancient pear tree trained against it from
which the house takes its name.

Listing NGR: SP9604868678

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