Barratt Shoe Factory, Northampton, Northamptonshire

Barratt Shoe Factory, Northampton, Northamptonshire
Photograph taken June 2000 © Copyright Historic England Archive ref: BB001829

The Barratt boot and shoe company was established in 1903 and had this neo-baroque factory built for them in 1913. It was designed by MacVicar Anderson. Design takes an equal place with practicality in this factory, although the style was somewhat out of fashion by the early 20th century.

Location

Northamptonshire Northampton

Period

Edwardian (1902 - 1913)

Tags

2000s (2000 - 2009) factory shoe industry architecture edwardian (1902 - 1913)