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17, Upper Crescent

A Grade II Listed Building in Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7959 / 51°47'45"N

Longitude: -1.5484 / 1°32'54"W

OS Eastings: 431238

OS Northings: 210898

OS Grid: SP312108

Mapcode National: GBR 5T5.CBV

Mapcode Global: VHC01.34R3

Entry Name: 17, Upper Crescent

Listing Date: 7 July 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253680

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

SP3110 (South side)
20/122 No.17

Chartist bungalow. Circa 1847. Render on stone rubble with render quoins to
corners: slate hipped roof; no stacks visible. Single-storey, 3-bay range.
Centre bay projects forward. C20 two-light casement to centre. C20 single-light
casements to left and right of centre. C20 two-light casements to left and
right. Cross-gable to centre bay with quatrefoil ventilation stone. C20 door to
rear. 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: SP3123810898

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