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Pear Tree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wick Rissington, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8929 / 51°53'34"N

Longitude: -1.725 / 1°43'29"W

OS Eastings: 419022

OS Northings: 221630

OS Grid: SP190216

Mapcode National: GBR 4QG.8QG

Mapcode Global: VHBZC.1PX8

Entry Name: Pear Tree Cottage

Listing Date: 25 August 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154372

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131014

Location: Wick Rissington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Wick Rissington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Wyck Rissington St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 12 SE
1/283 Pear Tree Cottage
Detached house, at one time converted into 2 cottages. Mid C17
with late C17-early C18 extension to rear: limestone rubble with
dressed stone quoins. Stone slate roofing at front, concrete tile
at rear with brick stacks. Rectangular plan with lean-to
extension along the rear wall. Two storeys and attic.
Symmetrical, 2-windowed facade. Two 4-light hollow-chamfered
stone-mullioned casements with stopped hoods and hollow chamfered
surrounds to the ground floor; the left-hand casement has a king
mullion. Two 3-light double-chamfered stone-mullioned casements
to the first floor, two-light dormer with leaded panes. Central
C20 plank door with decorative strap hinges within an almost flat-
headed dressed stone surround with keystone and imposts. Three-
light hollow-chamfered stone-mullioned casements with stopped hoods
to the ground and first floors in the right gable end. Similar 2-
light casement to the attic. All windows except the dormer have
horizontal glazing bars. Gable-end and axial stack. Stepped
coped gables. Roll-cross saddle at the right gable end.
Interior; transverse beams to ground floor, one with bar and ogee
stops, one with large ogee stops. Large dressed stone fireplace
with a moulded hood, blocked doorway with a stone surround (now
partly obscured by a cupboard) to the right.
History; formerly known as Fletcher's Farmhouse. The fireplace
is reputed to have come from 'The Priory'.

Listing NGR: SP1902221630

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

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