No:14 Upton Park
Known as Laverstock since being built in 1905
The 1921 Park accounts show the name L Nicholson and transfer to
Shearer. The tenants in 1921 were Alfred and Effie Jones.
B F Shearer is named until 1927 and then Austin Jones acquired
the property in 1928 remaining until 1952. He also let the property
with Florence Kellett recorded in 1929 and William and Mildred Jones
By 1952 Laverstock was owned by Mr Lloyd who lived in Rhodesia and had Bulawayo (no:20) built in the grounds gaining access via the garage drive. In 1957 Chester City footballer Norman Bullock wished to buy Laverstock but as a professional footballer was unable to get a mortgage through the normal channels. He resorted to writing to Mr Lloyd in Rhodesia who turned out to be a Chester football supporter following them weekly via the Chronicle. Feeling that he already knew Norman through his exploits; a private mortgage was arranged and Norman and Dorothy moved into Laverstock in 1957.
In 1971 Norman Bullock acquired plot 12, built no:36 and moved there in 1974. They sold Laverstock to the Lewis family who stayed until c1980.
Currently the home of Dr Robin and Karen Davies with family Sarah and Ben.