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Pear Tree Cottage and Attached Outbuilding to Left

A Grade II Listed Building in Lowick, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.4161 / 52°24'57"N

Longitude: -0.5653 / 0°33'54"W

OS Eastings: 497676

OS Northings: 280756

OS Grid: SP976807

Mapcode National: GBR DX7.FX2

Mapcode Global: VHFNV.5J0P

Entry Name: Pear Tree Cottage and Attached Outbuilding to Left

Listing Date: 31 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356568

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359898

Location: Lowick, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Lowick

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Lowick St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


ROBBS LANE (North side)
Pear Tree Cottage and attached outbuilding to left

House and attached outbuilding. Datestone E/JA/1747, partly raised late C18. Squared coursed limestone; outbuilding is part timber framed. Collyweston and Welsh slate roofs. Originally two-unit plan.

Three storeys. Two-window range of C20 casements, in late C18 sash openings, under wood lintels. Central C20 casement to second floor. Central six-panel, part-glazed, door under wood lintel, has arched hood. Ashlar gable parapet and brick stacks at ends. Front roof raised early C19. C18 outbuilding attached to left has central C20 door under wood lintel. Remains of ashlar gable parapet to left. Rear wall is close-studded timber framing with brick infill.

Interior not inspected but house noted as having remains of open fireplace with bressumer. Ancient espalier pear tree on gable.

Listing NGR: SP9767680756

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

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