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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1116375



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Warwickshire

District: Warwick

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Barford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Apr-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 23-Jan-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 307924

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BARFORD Church Street (north side) 25/57 No 29 (formerly included as "Arch's Cottage", 11.4.67 Church Street)


Small circa early C19 stuccoed cottage. Pitched slate roof with gable at right angles to road. One storey and attic. At ground floor - C19 three-light casement under segmental arch, and plank door under gabled wooden porch. At first floor - C19 sash window under segmental arch. Outshut against north wall and large rendered chimney stack. Plaque on gable fronting road, "Joseph Arch born here 1826, died here 1919". Joseph Arch was the pioneer who revolu- tionised conditions for agricultural workers. (See Hammond's "The Village Labourer".) Arch became MP for north-west Norfolk and later retired to Barford.

Listing NGR: SP2720760987

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hammond, , The Village Labourer

National Grid Reference: SP 27207 60987


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