Building record MDR14938 - Former framework knitter's shop, Well Yard, Holbrook

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A partly restored, brick-built framework knitter's shop, with typical frame-shop windows. (1) A grade II listed stocking workshop, now a store. It was built in the early 19th century from red brick, with a plain tile roof and brick gable stack to the north. It is of two storeys and two bays. The ground floor has inserted double doors to the south and an original segment-headed doorcase to the north. Above, there are two wide three-light glazing bar casement windows. Against the southern gable wall is a flight of stone steps up to a first floor door. (2)

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  • <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: 1335335.



Grid reference Centred SK 3643 4493 (4m by 6m)

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Aug 21 2017 10:42AM

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