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Pear Tree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorrington, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8385 / 51°50'18"N

Longitude: 1.0427 / 1°2'33"E

OS Eastings: 609713

OS Northings: 219919

OS Grid: TM097199

Mapcode National: GBR TQ8.LFS

Mapcode Global: VHLCX.112Y

Entry Name: Pear Tree Cottage

Listing Date: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235266

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425898

Location: Thorrington, Tendring, Essex, CO7

County: Essex

District: Tendring

Civil Parish: Thorrington

Built-Up Area: Thorrington

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Frating with Thorrington

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TM 10 NE
6/143 Pear Tree Cottage

- II

Cottage. C16 or earlier with later alterations and additions. Timber framed,
part plastered, part weatherboarded with central drip board. Red plain tiled
roof outshot at rear. Central red brick chimney stack. One storey and attics.
2 C20 small paned casements, central vertically boarded door. Gable to road
with ground floor and attic windows. Front single storey red tiled extension.
Back to back inglenook fireplace. Part of the frame is exposed. Inserted
ceiling with stop chamfered bridging and ceiling joists. Heavy widely spaced
wall studs, halved and bridled top plate scarf. One storey post with mortice
for a large arched brace which was possibly removed when the ceiling and chimney
were inserted. Arched bracing to front wall. Combed pargetting to original
rear wall. Some damage was sustained during the late C19 earthquake.

Listing NGR: TM0971319919

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

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