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Description: 14 15, the Green
Date Listed: 29 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 187005
OS Grid Reference: SK9098304290
OS Grid Coordinates: 490983, 304290
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6288, -0.6572
SK 90 SW THE GREEN (East Side)
6/165 Nos. 14 and 15
Pair of model cottages. Mid C19. By Henry Roberts. Red brick, with stone
hood moulds and Collyweston slate roof with brick ornamental ridge stack.
2 storeys of 2 2-light casements under 2 gables. 2 3-lights to ground
floor. Either end in angle a 4-panelled door. On each end gable a 2-light
casement both floors, and on right end a C20 door as well. Lean-to to
rear. Roberts,as architect to the Society for Improving the Conditions
of the Labouring Classes,was a pioneer in the field of working-class
housing and his designs were published by the Society for landowners
and others to use. These cottages are to one of those designs. Curl,
J.S., The Life and work of Henry Roberts 1803 - 1876, Chichester 1983,
fig. 36. No. 5, Church Road, including No. 6, Post Office Lane, (q.v.)
are to the same design.
Listing NGR: SK9098304290
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