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Robwood, Corse

Description: Robwood

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 December 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 125866

OS Grid Reference: SO7921428395
OS Grid Coordinates: 379214, 228395
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9537, -2.3039

Location: A417, 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 7828-7829 (west side)

14/48 Robwood
(formerly listed as Widdale)
6.1 2.76


Shown on O.S. map as Widdale. Small house: 1848 for the National
Co-operative Land Company by F. O'Connor. Later alterations.
Flemish bond brickwork on chamfered stone plinth; slate roof.
Three-bay front; mid C20 rear extension; single storey. Centre
section projects slightly, gable over. Gabled porch in centre,
half-glazed over brick sill walls; half-glazed late C20 door to
exterior, fully glazed door to house. Either side tall single-
light windows, painted rubbed brick arches. C20 two-light mullion
and transom windows in wings, painted rubbed brick arches. Brick
chimney on each end gable, and in centre of rear. 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: SO7921428395

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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