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House Approximately 50 Metres North of the Laurels, Minster Lovell

Description: House Approximately 50 Metres North of the Laurels

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 July 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 253654

OS Grid Reference: SP3109811195
OS Grid Coordinates: 431098, 211195
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7985, -1.5504

Location: Lower Crescent, Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire OX8 5SD

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

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Listing Text

SP3111 (West side)
18/95 House approx. 50m N of The
07/07/77 Laurels
(Formerly listed as House
adjoining The Laurels to the
north occupied by Mr. E.

Chartist bungalow. Circa 1847. Stone coursed rubble with rendered quoins to
corners; slate hipped roof; stone end stacks and central stack to rear.
Single-storey, 3-bay range. Central bay projects forward. Sash door to centre
with open gabled porch. Single-light casements to left and right of centre.
2-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
Lane 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: SP3109811195

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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