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Road Block at Royal Wilton Carpet Factory, Wilton

Description: Road Block at Royal Wilton Carpet Factory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 August 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 319222

OS Grid Reference: SU0998631500
OS Grid Coordinates: 409986, 131500
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0827, -1.8588

Location: King Street, Wilton, Wiltshire SP2 0AX

Locality: Wilton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP2 0AX

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Listing Text

Road Block at Royal
Wilton Carpet Factory
SU 0931 5/48 4.8.51.
SU 1031 5/48

Together with the river block forms a quadrangular group of buildings, mainly
mid-late C18 with some parts later. Road front: a long C18 block, 2 storeys,
of 16 bays in 3 groups. The left hand of 5 bays with steep-pitched hipped
mansard slate roof; the centre of 5 bays with segmental-headed yard entrance
in left hand bay and flat-pitched slate roof; the right hand part is taller,
of 6 bays with a slate mansard roof. The walls are all colour-washed brick
on plinth except the left hand section, which is colour-washed flint and
brick in bands. Small pane windows, upper windows segmental-headed and
ground floor windows arched with radiating glazing. 4 window return to
south-east, upper windows segmental-headed 2-light casements.

Listing NGR: SU0998631500

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

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