HC Deb 06 March 1947 vol 434 cc103-4W
106. Lieut.-Colonel Corbett

asked the Minister of Health for how many houses local authorities have claimed the special standard amount of £25 10s. available for cottages built for the agricultural population; how many cottages have been completed by the latest convenient date; how many of these houses are now occupied by agricultural workers; what percentages are let at a rent, excluding rates, of 7s. 6d., of between 7s. 6d. and 10s. and of over 10s., respectively; and what is the average rent charged for all such houses.

Mr. J. Edwards

The answer to the first part of the Question is 607. As regards the second part, I would refer the hon. and gallant Member to the Monthly Housing Returns I regret that the information asked for in the remainder of the Question is not available.

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