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19 and 21, Upper Crescent

A Grade II* Listed Building in Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7958 / 51°47'44"N

Longitude: -1.549 / 1°32'56"W

OS Eastings: 431198

OS Northings: 210885

OS Grid: SP311108

Mapcode National: GBR 5T5.C6H

Mapcode Global: VHC01.34G6

Entry Name: 19 and 21, Upper Crescent

Listing Date: 7 July 1977

Last Amended: 27 March 1990

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053438

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253681

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

In the entry for
(south side)
Nos 19, 21 and 23
The address shall be amended to read: UPPER CRESCENT
(south side)
Nos 19 and 21

In the first line of the description delete '3 dwellings' and insert '2


SF3110 (South side)
Nos.19, 21 and 23
(Formerly listed as No.19)

Chartist school and meeting room, now 3 dwellings. Circa 1847. Coursed squared
stone with stone quoins to corners; slate roofs with lead ridges and
hexagon-shaped slates, having coped stone gables. 2 storeys and attic; 3-bay
central range with single-storey, 3-bay wings to left and right. Stone porch
with chamfered rustication to centre of central range, having basket-arched
archway and C20 door to doorway. C20 cross-windows to ground and first floors of
central range. Flat stone band between ground and first floors and between first
floor and attic. Cross-gabled roof, with octagonal 2-light casement to attic.
Wings to left and right have central stone porches with basket-arched archways
and plank doors to doorways. Wood cross-windows to left and right of wings. Flat
stone band to eaves of wings, with plain stone parapets. All windows have stone
lintels with keystones. Interiors 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: SP3119810885

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