Building record MNT27349 - Miners Cottages 1 - 6 Newstead Road




Grid reference Centred SK 51604 53328 (17m by 63m)
Map sheet SK55SW
District Ashfield
Civil Parish Annesley, Ashfield


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Full Description

No's 1-6 Newstead Road and The Grove were built at the same time, by the Annesley Colliery company and were known to be fully completed before the 1871 Census. An example of some of the first purpose built cottages for mineworkers in Nottinghamshire. A peculiar feature is that they are numbered 1-6 and stood opposite the pit on Newstead Road, half a mile away at the end of Annesley Cutting we have 'The Grove' miners cottages numbered 7-24. (1)
Nominated Site for Local Listing by Ashfield District Council (ADC Ref: 916) (1).
On Newstead Road are three pairs of semi-detached houses which were built for clerks and other [Colliery] officials. (2)

<1> Ashfield District Council, Ashfield Local List (Document). SNT4755.

<2> Chris Matthews, 2022, Model Villages of the Nottinghamshire Coalfield (Published document). SNT5309.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Document: Ashfield District Council. Ashfield Local List.
  • <2> Published document: Chris Matthews. 2022. Model Villages of the Nottinghamshire Coalfield. Nottinghamshire County Council.

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Record last edited

Jul 4 2023 7:54AM

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