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Latitude: 51.6374 / 51°38'14"N
Longitude: -0.5187 / 0°31'7"W
OS Eastings: 502610
OS Northings: 194210
OS Grid: TQ026942
Mapcode National: GBR G83.7PF
Mapcode Global: VHFSQ.Y3NM
Entry Name: Sunnyside
Listing Date: 27 July 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1348252
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158849
Location: Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3
District: Three Rivers
Town: Three Rivers
Electoral Ward/Division: Chorleywood South & Maple Cros
Built-Up Area: Chorleywood
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Mill End and Heronsgate with West Hyde
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TQ 09 SW RICKMANSWORTH NOTTINGHAM ROAD
Detached house. 1846-7 for Chartist Co-operative Land Company. Stuccoed
brick. Welsh slate roof. 1 storey. 3 bays. Slightly projecting pedimented
centre with bay window addition, a rectangular panel to bargeboards.
Outer bays with sashes in reveals. Plinth. Return gables have
rectangular panels with sides extended downwards, a sign used throughout
O'Connorville. Right end sash. Lean-to and a long low wing added to
left. 3 stacks to rear now in a catslide roofed rear outshut addition.
Interior not inspected. Amongst the best surviving examples of the
houses of O'Connorville founded by Feargus O'Connor, Chartist leader, as
the first settlement under his Land Plan, an important aftermath of
Chartism and precursor of Garden Cities. A school,and 35 cottages were
built, each with 2 to 4 acres of land. (Hertfordshire Past and Present,
no. 7, p,19, 1967: Pevsner 1977).
Listing NGR: TQ0261094210
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