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Description: Long Corse
Date Listed: 7 January 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 125865
OS Grid Reference: SO7919028442
OS Grid Coordinates: 379190, 228442
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9541, -2.3042
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CORSE GLOUCESTER ROAD
SO 7828-7829 (west side)
14/47 Long Corse
(formerly listed as cottage
7.1 .77 between Southlyn and Widdale)
Small house: 1848 for the National Co-operative Land Company by F.
O'Connor, later extension. Flemish bond brickwork on chamfered
stone plinth, slate roof. Three-bay front, single-bay extension on
right, single storey. Centre section projects slightly, gable
over: timber gabled porch added, half-glazed sides above
weatherboarding, half-glazed door. Either side tall single-light
windows with rubbed brick arches. Plain brick string course to
bottom of gable: stone quatrefoil ventilator above, slightly
projecting brick course to verge, plain verge rafter with shaped
corbel below. Each side 2-light casement window, flat rubbed brick
arch; slightly projecting course of bricks to eaves. Right end
lean-to extension with similar window. Brick chimney on end gables
and behind centre at rear. Apart from porch and extension front
little altered. Originally with 2-acre plot. Listed principally
for historical and sociological interest; forms group with other
Chartist cottages (q.v.).
(A.M. Hadfield, The Chartist Land Company, 1970)
Listing NGR: SO7919028442
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Source: English Heritage
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