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Brooks Holding, Minster Lovell

Description: Brooks Holding

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 July 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 253648

OS Grid Reference: SP3171409836
OS Grid Coordinates: 431714, 209836
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7863, -1.5416

Location: 1 Bushey Ground, Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire OX8 5SW

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

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Listing Text

SP3109 (South side)
21/91 Brooks Holding
07/07/77 (Formerly listed as House
adjoining The Paddocks to the
E known as Brook's Holding)

Chartist bungalow. Circa 1847. Rendered stone rubble; with render quoins to
corners; slate hipped roof; rendered stone end stack to right. Single-storey,
3-bay range. Centre bay projects forward. 4-panel part-glazed door to centre.
Single-light casements to left and right of centre. 2-light casements to left
and right. Cross-gable to centre bay, with double-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
(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: SP3171409836

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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