Thesaurus Term/Concept: COTTAGE HOME

Identifier 90115
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note Accommodation used as an alternative to the workhouse following several Poor Law Acts. Modelled on continental examples and first erected at the end of the 1860s, it is based on the idea of a "village" of small houses accommodating a small group.

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Instances/Examples (6)

Context Record
Monument Type MDR15819 Bowler's Cottage and adjoining cottage, Main Road, Pentrich (Building)
Monument Type MDR15584 Farwater Lane (site of), High Street, Dronfield (Monument)
Monument Type MDR11390 Home for Penitent Females, Bass Street, Derby (Building)
Monument Type MDR14956 'Jacks Row' (site of), Ashover (Monument)
Monument Type MDR14673 Kennel Cottage, Barlborough (Monument)
Monument Type MDR14966 Wheatcroft Cottage, Ashover (Building)