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81 and 82, the Island

A Grade II Listed Building in Horningsham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1693 / 51°10'9"N

Longitude: -2.2647 / 2°15'52"W

OS Eastings: 381590

OS Northings: 141151

OS Grid: ST815411

Mapcode National: GBR 0T4.Q7X

Mapcode Global: VH97M.PVMZ

Entry Name: 81 and 82, the Island

Listing Date: 6 February 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036390

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313353

Location: Horningsham, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Horningsham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: The Deverills and Horningsham

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 84 SW
(west side)
2/132 Nos 81 and 82


Wool drying house and attached workshop and cottage, now two semi-
detached cottages. Mid C18. No 81 is painted rubble stone with
tiled hipped roof and brick stack to right, No 82 is rubble stone
with tiled roof. No 81 is two storey, 2-windowed; casements with
4-panelled door to left of centre and 2-light casement either side,
two 2-light casements to first floor. Left return has 2-light
casement to first floor. Single storey outhouse linking No 81 with
No 82 has planked door and two 2-light casements, tall brick stack.
No 81 is former octagonal drying house; 2 storeys with planked
door in gabled porch, tiled offset to first floor, 1-light casement
over door and decoration with bottle ends. Left return has blocked
openings on ground and first floor, C19 stack now on this wall.
Rear has 2-light casements.
Interiors not accessible, but altered C20.
These buildings are all that remains of a former woollen industry
in Horningsham, formerly with larger mill and factory complex,
owned by the Everett family during the late C18 and early C19.
(K.H. Rogers, Wiltshire and Somerset Woollen Mills, 1976.)

Listing NGR: ST8159041151

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