British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Wookey Hole Paper Mill, St Cuthbert Out

Description: Wookey Hole Paper Mill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 268123

OS Grid Reference: ST5318347774
OS Grid Coordinates: 353183, 147774
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2272, -2.6718

Location: School Hill, St Cuthbert Out, Somerset BA5 1BH

Locality: St Cuthbert Out
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA5 1BH

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around St Cuthbert Out, Somerset at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


10/109 Wookey Hole Paper Mill


Paper mill, now used for exhibition purposes and part a factory with offices. Circa 1860, for W S Hodgkinson, later
alterations. Coursed and squared rubble, freestone dressings, dressed alternating quoins, slate roofs, coped verges and
copings at roof divisions, large gabled oblong roof ventilators with slate roofs, brick stack. Road frontage of 3
storeys, 18 bays on first floor, predominantly 20-pane metal casements in freestone surrounds with cambered heads and
emphasised keys, some windows with louvred shutters; 3 stone mullioned and transomed windows to left of ground floor.
Shallow gabled wing to left, segmental arch door opening on first floor, paired doors, reached by later steel gallery
with plain railings. Between wing and rain portion a segmental headed throughway. Extensive attached ranges to rear in
conforming style, one with gabled ashlar bellcote with windvane, (Atthill R, Old Mendip, 1964).

Listing NGR: ST5318347774

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.