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Latitude: 51.7962 / 51°47'46"N
Longitude: -1.5469 / 1°32'48"W
OS Eastings: 431340
OS Northings: 210931
OS Grid: SP313109
Mapcode National: GBR 5T5.CPP
Mapcode Global: VHC01.43KW
Entry Name: 5, Upper Crescent
Listing Date: 7 July 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1200575
English Heritage Legacy ID: 253678
Location: Minster Lovell, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29
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
MINSTER LOVELL UPPER CRESCENT
SP3110 (South side)
Chartist bungalow. Circa 1847. Roughcast on stone rubble; slate hipped roof;
rendered end stacks and centre stack to rear. Single-storey, 3-bay range. Centre
bay projects forward. C20 porch to centre with C20 part-glazed door. C20 metal
top-hung single-light casements to left and right of centre. C20 wood top-hung,
2-light casements to left and right. Cross-gable to centre bay with quatrefoil
ventilation stone. 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, p206-212; Charterville and the Chartist Land Company, by Kate
Tiller in "Oxoniensia" vol 50, 1985, pp251-266)
Listing NGR: SP3134010931
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