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Pear Tree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in East Budleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.656 / 50°39'21"N

Longitude: -3.3239 / 3°19'25"W

OS Eastings: 306513

OS Northings: 84875

OS Grid: SY065848

Mapcode National: GBR P6.NFXL

Mapcode Global: FRA 37XB.QVY

Entry Name: Pear Tree Cottage

Listing Date: 10 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 86273

Location: East Budleigh, East Devon, Devon, EX9

County: Devon

Civil Parish: East Budleigh

Built-Up Area: East Budleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: East Budleigh All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

EAST BUDLEIGH HAYES LANE, East Budleigh
SY 0684
8/73 Pear Tree Cottage
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GV II
Cottage including former shop. Probably C18, enlarged and refurbished in late C19.
Plastered cob on stone rubble footings; stone rubble or brick stacks; thatch roof.
Originally a 2-room plan cottage with end stacks facing south-east. In C19 a 1-room
extension containing a shop was built on left (south-western) end and the former end
stack projects into this extension. 2 storeys.
Irregular 5-window front of various C19 and C20 casements with glazing bars, a
larger one ground floor left to the former shop. The original cottage 4-window
section is more regular but not symmetrical and alternate first floor windows are
blind. Both doors, one to the cottage and another to the former shop, are C20. The
roof butts the neighbouring houses each end. The eaves drop abruptly and the ridge
drops gently from cottage to former shop.
Interior not available for inspection at time of survey.
Pear Tree Cottage is one of a group of attractive thatched buildings. It is set
back from the front of Brook Cottage (q.v.) adjoining to right but projects forward
from Hill Farmhouse (q.v.) adjoining to left and is set on a different axis from
both.


Listing NGR: SY0651384875

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