Former hat factory, Frampton Cotterell, South Gloucestershire

Former hat factory, Frampton Cotterell, South Gloucestershire
Photograph taken 22 March 2007 © Lorna Freeman. Source Historic England Archive ref: 35441

This building was built as a hat factory in 1818-23. It was used as a hat factory until 1865. It was built for Christies the hatters as a result of labour troubles in London and Stockport. It is an important early and now almost unique survival in a rural setting in this area.