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Pear Tree Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cononley, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9183 / 53°55'5"N

Longitude: -2.0155 / 2°0'55"W

OS Eastings: 399080

OS Northings: 446903

OS Grid: SD990469

Mapcode National: GBR GRC4.G4

Mapcode Global: WHB7G.0SJ1

Entry Name: Pear Tree Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Last Amended: 23 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323544

Location: Cononley, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD20

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Cononley

Built-Up Area: Cononley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cononley St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

8/18 (north side)
No 62
(Pear Tree Farmhouse)
(formerly lited as
Pear Tree Farmhouse)

Farmhouse, said to date from 1656. Narrow coursed rubble and stone slate roof. Two-
cell main range with short cross-wing towards street, its gable recently rebuilt. Two
storeys. Ground floor has double chamfered stone mullion windows with hoodmoulds, of
4 lights in the wing, of 4 (now 2) and 3 (now lacking all mullions) formerly to main
block. First floor two 3-light double chamfered stone mullion windows with heads and
hoodmoulds of spreading ogee form. Three doorways with a plain chamfer and round
heads, 2 in the angle with the cross-wing protected by a stone lean-to porch. Rebuilt
gable has another 4-light window as above at first floor level. At rear one 2-light
chamfered mullion window. Two chimneys.
Inside the cross-wing had a stone spiral stair removed in living memory, and has an
excessively strong heavily pegged king block truss. Main room has a C18 6-panel door
to pantry. (N.Y.C.V.B.S.G.).

Listing NGR: SD9908046903

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