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Japonica, Minster Lovell

Description: Japonica

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 July 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 253645

OS Grid Reference: SP3105010988
OS Grid Coordinates: 431050, 210988
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7967, -1.5511

Location: B4047, Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire OX8 5RZ

Locality: Minster Lovell
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX8 5RZ

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Listing Text

(North side)
(Formerly listed as Japonica
(formerly Odtaa))
- II

Shown on O.S. map as Odtaa.
Chartist bungalow. Circa 1847. Stone uncoursed rubble; slate hipped roof; stone
centre stack to rear. Single-storey, 3-bay range. Centre bay projects forward.
C20 door to centre with C20 stone porch. C20 single-light windows to left and
right of centre. C20 two-light casements to left and right. Cross-gable to
centre bay. 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 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: SP3105010988

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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