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Malvern View, Dodford with Grafton

Description: Malvern View

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 156374

OS Grid Reference: SO9298273393
OS Grid Coordinates: 392982, 273393
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3586, -2.1045

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


9/111 Malvern View


House. c1848 with late C20 alterations and additions at rear. Brick on
sandstone base, slate roof with ridge end stacks. Rectangular three-bay
plan. Single storey. Main north front articulated by 1:3:1 bays; central
part breaks forward slightly and is gabled with moulded barge boards on
shaped brackets; original windows throughout, 2-light casements in outer
bays; central part has half-glazed door flanked by single-light casements.
Trefoil opening in stone triangle in gable apex. Large C20 addition at
rear with present main entrance. 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. (W Bond, From Hamlet to Parish, 1972).

Listing NGR: SO9298273393

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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