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The Laurels

A Grade II Listed Building in Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.798 / 51°47'52"N

Longitude: -1.5503 / 1°33'1"W

OS Eastings: 431105

OS Northings: 211131

OS Grid: SP311111

Mapcode National: GBR 5T5.BVJ

Mapcode Global: VHC01.22RH

Entry Name: The Laurels

Listing Date: 7 July 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253655

Location: Minster Lovell, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Minster Lovell

Built-Up Area: Minster Lovell

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Minster Lovell

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

MINSTER LOVELL LOWER CRESCENT
SP3111 (West side)
charterville
18/96 The Laurels
07/07/77
GV II

Chartist bungalow. Circa 1847. Render on stone rubble with render quoins to
corners; slate hipped roof; rendered end stacks and central stack to rear.
Single-storey, 3-bay range. Central bay projects forward. Wood verandah across
front. Sash door to centre. 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
Land Company ran into difficulties and was dissolved in July 1851.
(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: SP3110511131

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