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Description: Brooks Holding
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
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MINSTER LOVELL BUSHEY GROUNDS
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 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: SP3171409836
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Source: English Heritage
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