74 Church Street

by Andrew Stuart


Taken in 1958
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From Linnell

Listed Grade II 18th century stuccoed brick front with parapet to timber frame. 3 storeys. 1 window, sashes in exposed moulded cases, no glazing bars. Brick chimney rising from parapet on left. Early 18th century brick gabled wing at rear. Access from passage on right.

1973: Much interior alteration including double glazing

1978: Repainted front

1869: If occupied by Rev. Charles Frost this was:-

Cellars; - Hall, dining room, kitchen, larder, detached kitchen, pump, well; - landing, china closet, drawing room, bedroom, dressing room, W.C.; - 1 large room; - stable and loft. 

Known Occupiers

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  • 1851 Census: James Eaton Wid. 69; Tailor
  • 1861 Census: ? George Craddock 27; Boot & Shoe Fitter
  • 1868 Election: Taylor - Price [Liberal]
  • 1869 (Linnell) [in pencil] Rev. Charles Frost
  • 1871 Census: John Taylor; 33; Grocer;
  • 1881 Census: Elizabeth Orsborn; Head; Sing. 28; Dressmaker
  • 1887 (Linnell) [in pencil] Miss Osborne  sold @ £175
  • 1891 Census: Wm H. Hayward; 30; Verger Of The Alley Church;
  • 1893 (Linnell) [in pencil] Miss Ramsay [in pencil]
  • 1901 Census : Edmund Harvey; 41; Collar Cutter In Shirt Factory
  • 1913 Owner: Mrs Alice Harvey Gloucester
  • 1913 Rent: £15.60p Gross Value: £220 2003 Values: £10491.8p
    Last Sold: 15/6/1892 Price: £180
    Details: 84 Sq.yds. Brick & Tile. 1st Floor: 3 Bedrooms & W. C. Ground: Sitting Room, Kitchen, Wash House, Small Back Kitchen & W. C. Condition: Fair. Age: Old.
  • 1939-1940 Electoral Roll: Honor & Maud Walker
  • 1963 (Linnell) [in pencil] Emily and Honor Walker
  • 1992 (Linnell) Ray and Pat Mulcock, brother and sister occupiers

Census Data 1841-1891

74 Church Street
1851 Ref- HO107/1974
James Eaton; Head; Widower; Male; 69; Tailor; Born Westbury Buckinghamshire.
James Eaton; Son; Single; Male; 19; Tailor; Born Tewkesbury Glos.
74? Church Street
1861 Ref-RG9/1807
George Craddock; Head; Married; Male; 27; Boot & Shoe Fitter; Northampton.
Susannah Craddock; Wife; Married; Female; 25; Northampton.
George Craddock; Son; Male; 6; Scholar; Northampton.
Jane Craddock; Daughter; Female; 3; Scholar; Northampton.
William Craddock; Son; Male; 5months; Northampton.
74 Church Street
1871 Ref- RG10/2679
John Taylor; Head; Married; Male; 33; Grocer; Born Moreton Valence Glos.
Eliza Taylor; Wife; Married; Female; 34; Grocers Wife; Born Cirencester Glos.
Emily J. Taylor; Daughter; Single; Female; 10; Scholar; Born Gloucester Glos.
Edward J. Taylor; Son; Single; Male; 8; Scholar; Born Bristol Glos.
William Taylor; Son; Single; Male; 6; Scholar; Born Bristol Glos.
Alfred E. Taylor; Son; Single; Male; 11months; Born Tewkesbury Glos.
Mary Ann Merchant; Visitor; Single; Female; 21; Dressmaker; Born Winstone Glos.
74 Church Street
1881 Ref-RG11/ 2578 1-E
Elizabeth Orsborn; Head; Single; Female; 28; Dressmaker; Born Stoke Orchard Glos.
John Orsborn; Brother; Single; Male; 22; Grocers Assistant; Born Stoke Orchard Glos.
Clara Orsborn; Sister; Single; Female; 18; Dressmaker; Born Stoke Orchard Glos.
Fanny Orsborn; Sister; Single; Female; 16; Dressmaker; Born Stoke Orchard Glos.
74 Church Street
1891 Ref-RG12/2049 336-1A
habitation count: 5+
William H. Hayward; Head; Married; Male; 30; Verger Of The Abbey Church;Born Tewkesbury Glos; Employed.
Susan J. Hayward; Wife; Married; Female; 30;b. Harwich Essex.
Francis W. Hayward; Son; Male; 4; Scholar;b. Tewkesbury Glos.
Arthur H. Hayward; Son; Male; 1;b. Tewkesbury Glos.
John R. Berridge; Boarder; Married; Male; 25; National Schoolmaster;Born Nottingham Notts; Employed.
Sarah Berridge; Boarder; Married; Female; 24;b.Nottingham Notts.
  • *marriage at the Abbey: William Henry Hayward to Susan Jane Taylor (TREG 07/11/1885 - JD 31/07/2002)
Number of records found: 5

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