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Brae Side, Dodford with Grafton

Description: Brae Side

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 156372

OS Grid Reference: SO9282273290
OS Grid Coordinates: 392822, 273290
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3576, -2.1068

Location: Woodland Road, Dodford, Worcestershire B61 9BS

Locality: Dodford with Grafton
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B61 9BS

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Listing Text


9/109 Brae Side


House. c1848 with late C20 alterations and additions. Brick on sandstone
base, slate roof with ridge end and rear stacks. Rectangular three-bay plan.
Single storey. Main north front articulated 1:1:1 bays; central part breaks
forward slightly and is gabled with moulded bargeboards on shaped brackets;
2-light casements in original openings in outer bays; central part has a
large C20 multi-paned bar window replacing original front entrance door and
flanking windows. Trefoil opening in stone triangle in gable apex. Main
entrance now at left side. C20 additions at rear. One of 40 similar Chartist
houses in Dodford built mainly on four-acre plots by the Chartist Land Company.
As on other Chartist estates each small-holding was intended to provide the
occupant with an independent livelihood and,the opportunity to qualify for a
county vote. Situated in a row with Laburnum Cottage (qv) and Malvern View (qv).
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SO9282273290

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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