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Second Cottage to North of the Prince of Wales Public House, Corse

Description: Second Cottage to North of the Prince of Wales Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 December 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 125858

OS Grid Reference: SO7917929083
OS Grid Coordinates: 379179, 229083
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9598, -2.3044

Location: Gloucester Road, Corse, Gloucestershire GL19 3RQ

Locality: Corse
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL19 3RQ

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Listing Text

SO 7829-7929 (west side)

13/41 Second Cottage to north of the
Prince of Wales Public House



Small house: 1848 for the National Co-operative Land Company by F.
O'Connor, later extensions. Flemish bond brickwork on stone
plinth, slate roof; double Roman clay tile to one rear extension.
Three-bay front, 1½ rooms deep on left, 3-window wing at right-
angles on right to rear, of 2 builds. All single storey. Centre
bay projects slightly with gable over: 4 flush panels to front
door, up one stone step; narrow window openings each side: wider
in each wing, all with rendered reveals and flat rubbed brick
arches. Windows boarded over. Plain brick string course to foot
of gable: stone quatrefoil ventilator over; slightly projecting
brick course to verge. Verge rafter on shaped corbels at front.
Double projecting brick course to eaves each side. Brick chimney on
ridge at right gable only. On right part of gable of rear wing
projects. Said to retain original cupboards internally (1976).
Originally with 2-acre plot. Good example of Chartist cottage;
principally listed for historical and sociological interest; forms
group with Oaklands and other Chartist cottages (q.v.).
(A.M. Hadfield, The Chartist Land Company, 1970)

Listing NGR: SO7917929083

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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