Homes and Farms

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Homes and Farms

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The history of the homes and farms that make up Oakridge, Bournes Green, Waterlane and more ...

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Oakridge History Society

Items in the Homes and Farms Collection

Bownes Pool, Bournes Green
Linda Hall, Author of ''Period House Fixtures and Fittings 1300 - 1900' has viewed Bownes Pool and set out her observations :The house is set at right angles to the road and is built on a level platform cut out of the hillside. It faces east down to…

Identified in Lloyd George Survey 1910 as on site of cottage buildings and land 417 Description: Stone built and stone tiled cottage: ground floor living room, weaving shed and shoemakers shop, upstairs 2 bedrooms, outside WC, shed, pigsty, well of…

Identified in Lloyd George Survey 1910 as cottage and land 435 Description: Stone and tile cottage: attic, 2 bedrooms, kitchen and pantry, lean-to washhouse, garden Owner 1910 : Thomas Henry Hunt Occupier 1910 : George Mason Extracts from Jasmine…

Originally two cottages.Information on previous owners gained from documents: Identified in Lloyd George Survey 1910 as Lyda's - 2 x Cottage buildings and land 374, 375 Description : Stone & tile cottage: 2 bedrooms, living room, scullery and…

Note : Previously known as The Laurels and previously linked with Rookwood Cottage Information on previous owners gained from documents : 1892 Representatives of G Whiting deceased sell to J T Peacey  Lloyd George Survey 1910 records J T Peacey…

Information on previous owners gained from documents: Identified in Lloyd George Survey 1910 as cottage and land 408 Description: Stone and slate cottage: 2 bedrooms, sitting room, kitchen, scullery, pantry, stone and tile hovel, lean-to stone and…

Lloyd George Survey 1911 -14 Owner 1910 : Mr Hancox Occupier 1910 : William Jones Description: House buildings and land. Area 24 acres Ministry of Agriculture Farm Survey 1941 : Mr C W Bond owner, dairy farmer. 7 acres grazing at Oakridge 1869…

Little Court
Information on previous owners gained from documents: Identified in Lloyd George Survey 1910 as cottage and buildings 445 and 446 Description: Stone and tile cottage: attic and 2 bedrooms,sitting room, kitchen, scullery and washhouse, lean-to…

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