Description: 105, Brize Norton Road
Date Listed: 21 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253638
OS Grid Reference: SP3122610009
OS Grid Coordinates: 431226, 210009
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7879, -1.5487
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MINSTER LOVELL BRIZE NORTON ROAD
SP3110 (East side)
Chartist bungalow. Circa 1847. Rendered stone rubble with render quoins to
corners; slate hipped roof; brick end stacks and central stack to rear.
Single-storey, 3-bay range. Centre bay projects forward. 4-panel part-glazed
door to centre, with open porch. Single-light casements to left and right of
centre. 2-light casements to left and right. Cross-gable to centre bay with
quatrefoil ventilation stone. Interior not inspected. History: Charterville was
the third of five estates established by the National Land Company. Company
formed by Feargus O'Connor in 1845 to enable people from factory towns to live
on small holdings and qualify for a vote. The Land Company ran into difficulties
and was dissolved in July 1851.
(Working-Class Housing in Oxfordshire, by Crispin Paine, et.al. in "Oxoniensia"
vol 43, 1978, pp206-212; Charterville and the Chartist Land Company, by Kate
Tiller in "Oxoniensia" vol 50, 1985, pp251-266)
Listing NGR: SP3122610009
Source: English Heritage
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