Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1352466

Date first listed: 24-Jun-1988

Statutory Address: PEAR TREE FARMHOUSE


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Statutory Address: PEAR TREE FARMHOUSE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk (District Authority)

Parish: Ashfield cum Thorpe

National Grid Reference: TM 21210 63198


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5/1 Pear Tree Farmhouse - - II

Former farmhouse. C15 core with C16-C17 alteration. Wing to north added c.1985. Timber framed and plastered; roof clad in synthetic slates. 3-cell form. 1 1/2 storeys. Mid C20 casement windows. Cross-entry has mid C20 gabled porch with boarded and battened door. 3 flat-roofed dormers with standard small-paned windows. Internal stack with rendered shaft. Interior. Modernised. Some full-height studding, exposed mainly in the front wall. A pair of wallposts have blocked mortices for braces supporting the central truss over an open hall. Evidence for hall window. Stack inserted in upper end of hall, perhaps preceded by a timber flue. Inserted hall ceiling has heavy chamfered bridging beam, probably C16, not resting on wallposts. Joists concealed. Heavy plain square joists in parlour, trimmed for a stairtrap. Square-headed service doorways of late C16/early C17. The roof is a post- medieval replacement, probably C17.

Listing NGR: TM2121063198


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