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Latitude: 52.3572 / 52°21'26"N
Longitude: -2.0941 / 2°5'38"W
OS Eastings: 393688
OS Northings: 273246
OS Grid: SO936732
Mapcode National: GBR 2FP.5D1
Mapcode Global: VH923.N09R
Entry Name: 1, Priory Road
Listing Date: 12 May 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1100094
English Heritage Legacy ID: 156358
Location: Dodford with Grafton, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B61
Civil Parish: Dodford with Grafton
Built-Up Area: Dodford
Traditional County: Worcestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire
Church of England Parish: Dodford Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Worcester
SO 97 SW DODFORD WITH GRAFTON CP PRIORY ROAD (east side)
9/95 No 1
House. c1848 with late C20 alterations. Brick on sandstone base, slate roof
with ridge end stacks. Rectangular three-bay plan. Single storey. Main west
front articulated as 1:3:1 bays; central part breaks forward slightly and is
gabled with moulded bargeboards on shaped brackets; original 2-light casements
in outer bays; central part contains main entrance with gabled canopy and ball
finial above half-glazed door flanked by single-light casements. Trefoil open-
ing within stone triangle in gable apex. Large external chimney with blue brick
offsets to rear right side. C20 alterations at rear. One of 40 similar Chartist
houses in Dodford built mainly on four-acre plots by the Chartist Land Company.
As on other Chartist estates, each small-holding was intended to provide its
occupant with an independent livelihood and the opportunity to qualify for a
county vote. (W Bond, From Hamlet to Parish, 1982).
Listing NGR: SO9368873246
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