Monument record MDR14327 - Former framework knitter's shop, Town Street, Holbrook

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Dilapidated brick-built framework knitter's shop, still with typical frame-shop windows [2011]. (1) A grade II listed outbuilding with stocking workshop above, now part of a shop. It was built in the 18th century, extended upwards in 19th century, and partly restored c. 1984. It is built of coursed squared sandstone and red brick with sandstone dressings. It has a plain tile roof with brick gable stacks. It is two storeys high and has two bays. The ground floor is in sandstone with two doorcases on the eastern side and a later brick lean-to to the north. Above is the red brick workshop, with two three-light wide glazing bar casements to the east side and similar fixed windows to the west side. There is a flight of stone steps up to first floor door on the north gable wall. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2011. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology: A Gazetteer of Sites, Part III, Borough of Amber Valley (second edition). p. 14.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. NHLE No: 1158277.



Grid reference Centred SK 3639 4487 (7m by 7m)

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Record last edited

Aug 21 2017 10:42AM

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