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Description: 292-303, Shobnall Road
Date Listed: 30 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 273063
OS Grid Reference: SK2322923354
OS Grid Coordinates: 423229, 323354
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8072, -1.6568
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1. (South side)
SK 22 SW 6/757 Nos 292-303 (consec)
Row of 12 model workers' cottages. c1875. Red brick with blue brick dressings; Welsh
slate roof. Long range of 24 large-paned sashes articulated as 6 pairs, each flanked by
single windows, all with cambered heads and stone sills. Blue brick bands at cill level
and at height of window heads. Fenestration on this front is virtually unaltered
with only one C20 replacement. Low-pitched roof above brick dentilled eaves cornice
has end stacks and 5 pairs of ridge stacks, mostly retaining their original chimney pots.
The cottages are entered from the rear with doorsin the side of a projecting range to
each pair. This elevation has been much altered. These workers' cottages were built by
Messrs Mann, Crossman & Paulin proprietors of what is now Marston's Brewery (q.v).
J Cooksey: Brewery Buildings in Burton on Trent p38. London: Victorian Society, 1984.
Listing NGR: SK2322923354
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Source: English Heritage
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