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Pear Tree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandford St. Martin, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9355 / 51°56'7"N

Longitude: -1.3887 / 1°23'19"W

OS Eastings: 442120

OS Northings: 226507

OS Grid: SP421265

Mapcode National: GBR 7V9.PQ4

Mapcode Global: VHBZB.WM53

Entry Name: Pear Tree Cottage

Listing Date: 27 August 1956

Last Amended: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251946

Location: Sandford St. Martin, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Sandford St. Martin

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Sandford St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP4226 (North side)
14/136 Pear Tree Cottage
27/08/56 (Formerly listed as House
immediately to South of
Southfield Farmhouse)
Farmhouse, now house. Late C17, possibly with earlier features. Limestone ashlar
and rubble; Stonesfield-slate and Welsh-slate roof with ashlar gable stacks.
3-unit cross-passage plan, now partly altered, with rear service range. 2
storeys plus attic. 3-window ashlar front has leaded stone-mullioned windows of
2, 3 and 2 lights on both floors plus a chamfered stone doorway to left of
centre; continuous moulded drip over ground floor openings. Stacks have plinths
and moulded caps, and the roof has been extended to right over a cart entry with
former loft above. Rear has further mullioned windows and a central gabled stair
tower. Left end wall is in random rubble and may be earlier; it returns to a
single-storey service range. Interior: large open fireplace with cambered
stop-chamfered bressumer and bread oven; similar fireplace with bread oven in
rear wing; winder stairs to attics; butt-purlin roof.

Listing NGR: SP4212026507

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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