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The Chestnuts

A Grade II Listed Building in Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7964 / 51°47'47"N

Longitude: -1.5435 / 1°32'36"W

OS Eastings: 431576

OS Northings: 210959

OS Grid: SP315109

Mapcode National: GBR 6VJ.6LB

Mapcode Global: VHC01.63CQ

Entry Name: The Chestnuts

Listing Date: 21 August 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367733

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253646

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 BURFORD ROAD
SP3110 (South side)
Charterville
20/89 The Chestnuts
- II

Chartist bungalow. Circa 1847. Roughcast on stone rubble with render quoins to
corners; slate hipped roof; rendered end stacks and centre stack to rear.
Single-storey, 3-bay range. Centre bay projects forward. C20 lean-to porch to
centre with C20 part-glazed door. C20 single-light casements to left and right
of centre. C20 two-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: SP3157610959

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