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Pear Tree Cottage and Attached Outbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hamsterley, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6743 / 54°40'27"N

Longitude: -1.8175 / 1°49'3"W

OS Eastings: 411864

OS Northings: 531044

OS Grid: NZ118310

Mapcode National: GBR HGRD.95

Mapcode Global: WHC50.1RSY

Entry Name: Pear Tree Cottage and Attached Outbuildings

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111873

Location: Hamsterley, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Hamsterley

Built-Up Area: Hamsterley

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hamsterley

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

23/71 Pear Tree Cottage
and attached
House and agricultural building attached. Probably late C18. Thin courses of
rubble with quoins and ashlar dressings; pantiled roofs, with some stone-
flagged eaves. 2-storey, 4-bay main block with one-storey, 2-bay right
extension. 6-panel door, the upper panels glazed, under flat stone lintel in
second bay; similar lintels to boarded doors in fourth bay and at head of side
stone steps, the lower part at right-angles to elevation, in third bay. Late
C19 sashes in first bay have flat stone lintels and projecting stone sills.
Right extension has boarded Dutch door at left, and small square boarded
window under thin wood lintel. Boarded door with flat stone lintel under
external stair. Stone eaves to main roof, which has small right end chimney.
Left end of ridge damaged where chimney has been removed. Return gables show
large triangular coping blocks.

Listing NGR: NZ1186431044

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