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Edith Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Dodford with Grafton, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3581 / 52°21'29"N

Longitude: -2.0999 / 2°5'59"W

OS Eastings: 393295

OS Northings: 273344

OS Grid: SO932733

Mapcode National: GBR 2FP.3Y8

Mapcode Global: VH91X.KZ7N

Entry Name: Edith Cottage

Listing Date: 12 May 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348592

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156366

Location: Dodford with Grafton, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B61

County: Worcestershire

District: Bromsgrove

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

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Listing Text


9/103 Edith Cottage


House. c1848 with late C20 alterations and additions. Brick on sandstone
base, slate roof with ridge end and rear stacks. Rectangular three-bay plan.
Single storey. Main east front articulated 1:3:1 bays; central part breaks
forward slightly and is gabled with moulded bargeboards on shaped brackets;
2-light C20 casements in original openings in outer bays; central part has a
half-glazed door flanked by C20 single-light casements in original openings.
Trefoil opening within stone triangle in gable apex. Late C20 alterations and
additions 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, 1972).

Listing NGR: SO9329573344

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