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35, Upper Crescent, Minster Lovell

Description: 35, Upper Crescent

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253682

OS Grid Reference: SP3104110867
OS Grid Coordinates: 431041, 210867
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7956, -1.5513

Location: Upper Crescent, Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire OX8 5RT

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

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Listing Text

(South side)

Chartist bungalow. Circa 1847. Stone random coursed rubble; slate hipped roof;
stone rubble end stacks and centre stack to rear. Single-storey. 3-bay range.
Centre bay projects forward. C20 porch to centre with part-glazed door.
Single-light windows to left and right of centre. C20 casements to left and
right in original openings. 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 "0xoniensia" vol 50, 1985, pp251-266)

Listing NGR: SP3104110867

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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