Pear Tree Farmhouse

1 Sep 2002
Pear Tree Farmhouse, Main Street, Hessay, York, North Yorkshire, YO26 8JT
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SE 55 SW HESSAY MAIN STREET (south side)

5/2 Pear Tree Farmhouse 5.3.86


House. Dendrochronological date of 1644-9. Brick in random bond, pantile roof with stone slates to rear. 4-cell baffle-entry house, the fourth cell having probably originally formed a cow byre or barn. Continuous outshut to rear, facing the road. Garden front: 2 storeys, 5 first-floor windows.

Half-glazed door. 2-light casement and 2-light Yorkshire sash to left.

2-light Yorkshire sash and blocked rectangular vents and inserted C20 casement to right. 3-course band with moulded lower course. First floor: 2-light Yorkshire sashes with exception of casement to fourth opening.

Stepped eaves band. Raised gable ends. End and ridge stacks. Interior: staircase immediately opposed to front door, probably in original position.

Several original 4-panel doors on H-L hinges.

Listing NGR: SE5238453353


This is part of the Series: IOE\Robson_David IOE Records for Robson, David; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


Copyright IoE Mr David Robson. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Robson, David

Rights Holder: Robson, David


Brick, Pantile, Stone, Stuart House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Barn, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Cow House, Animal Shed