The Wool Store

Date:
28 Jun 2000
Location:
The Wool Store, High Street, Codford, West Wiltshire, Wiltshire, BA12 0NE
Reference:
IOE01/00230/01
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

CODFORD HIGH STREET, Codford St Peter ST 93 NE (south side) 7/66 The Wool Store 11.9.68 GV II Woollen mill, now disused and partly theatre. Early C19. Flemish bond brick with chamfered stone quoins, Welsh slate hipped 2-span roof on deep eaves, brick stack with dentilled capping to right.

Three-storey, 7-window symmetrical front. Ground floor has central group of three round-headed windows, centre one blind and side ones louvred with fanlights, blind doorways with cambered heads and round-arched windows with louvres to sides; all with keystones.

First and second floors have seven 3-light casements with cambered heads with keystones. Right return of second floor has blind windows or 3-light casements with cambered heads. C20 stair turret attached to left return, planked loading bays to left. Two-storey range attached to right has three blocked windows and two blocked doorways, one planked door to left and blind window and doorway to left of centre, first floor has four small pivot-hung blocked windows. Large cart entry with chamfered quoins, now entrance to theatre to right hand of range. Rear has three 2-light pointed windows with Y tracery to each of three floors; all blind except centre window on middle floor; a decorative facade facing The Wool House (q.v.).

Listing NGR: ST9674439866

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Barrington-Brown_A IOE Records for Barrington-Brown, Antony; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Antony Barrington-Brown. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Barrington-Brown, Antony

Rights Holder: Barrington-Brown, Antony

Keywords

Brick, Stone, Welsh Slate, Georgian Woollen Mill, Victorian Industrial, Wool Manufacturing Site, Textile Industry Site, Textile Mill, Theatre, Recreational, Music Speech And Dance Venue