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Wookey Hole Paper Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Wookey Hole, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2272 / 51°13'38"N

Longitude: -2.6718 / 2°40'18"W

OS Eastings: 353183

OS Northings: 147774

OS Grid: ST531477

Mapcode National: GBR MM.2WDM

Mapcode Global: VH89R.MFW1

Entry Name: Wookey Hole Paper Mill

Listing Date: 29 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268123

Location: St. Cuthbert Out, Mendip, Somerset, BA5

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: St Cuthbert Out

Built-Up Area: Wookey Hole

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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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

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