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A Grade II Listed Building in Three Rivers, Hertfordshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158849

Location: Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3

County: Hertfordshire

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

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Listing Text

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8/205 Sunnyside


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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