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Pear Tree House

A Grade II Listed Building in Piddletrenthide, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7966 / 50°47'47"N

Longitude: -2.4192 / 2°25'9"W

OS Eastings: 370548

OS Northings: 99752

OS Grid: SY705997

Mapcode National: GBR MZ.Z0X6

Mapcode Global: FRA 56TZ.PBC

Plus Code: 9C2VQHWJ+J8

Entry Name: Pear Tree House

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304341

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104948

Location: Piddletrenthide, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Piddletrenthide

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Piddletrenthide

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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12/217 26-1-56 Pear Tree House

House, C16, remodelled C19. Banded flint and rubble with upper floor
in banded brick and flint. Rubble quoins. Gable-ended thatched roof
with end brick stacks. 1½ storeys, 3 window range. Ground floor has
3-light casements with full glazing bars to the right and horizontal
glazing bars to the left. The upper floor has 2-light casements with
glazing bars. Central C20 door. Internal features (RCHM): open
fireplace with chamfered surround and 4-centred head cut from reused
altar-stone with 5 incised consecration crosses; end newel stone stair
entred through doorway with 4-centred head; upper doorway with 4-centred
head and continuous jambs; upper fireplace with moulded 4-centred head
with carved initials in the spandrels; ceilings with deep chamfered,
intersecting beams.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 217, no 10.

Listing NGR: SY7054899752

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