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Power Loom Shed at Stanley Mills to North West of Main Building

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Stanley, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7369 / 51°44'12"N

Longitude: -2.2743 / 2°16'27"W

OS Eastings: 381153

OS Northings: 204273

OS Grid: SO811042

Mapcode National: GBR 0LC.1TL

Mapcode Global: VH94X.JLJW

Entry Name: Power Loom Shed at Stanley Mills to North West of Main Building

Listing Date: 24 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090761

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131898

Location: King's Stanley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL10

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: King's Stanley

Built-Up Area: Stroud

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Kings Stanley

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 8104 KING'S STANLEY RYEFORD

10/24 Power loom shed at Stanley Mills
to north west of main building
24.11.76

GV II

Former power loom shed. 1854, for S.S. Marling. Ashlar limestone
piers, brick infill. Flat roof not visible for inspection. South
part in coursed rubble with blue brick arches. Four-storey,
adjoining west end of main building (q.v.). Side: 10 bays divided
by stone piers. Windows of weaver's type (tall vertical panes),
square-headed to top and bottom floors, segmental-arched to middle
2 floors. Three-window fenestraton to east side of stone-built
range with blue brick segmental-arched heads and small-paned
casements. Main part stands on bridge of 4 keyed stone arches
spanning River Frome. North end formerly with parapet gable,
dismantled in C20 alteration to flat roof. Interior not inspected.
Built to provide accommodation for first power weaving looms at
mill.
(Illustrated in K.G. Ponting, The Woollen Industry of South West
England, 1971; and J. Tann, Gloucestershire Woollen Mills 1967)


Listing NGR: SO8115304273

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