- Weavers' cottage
A weavers' cottage was (and to a limited extent continue to be) a type of
houseused by weavers for cloth productionin the Domestic system.
Weavers' cottages were common in
Great Britain, particularly in Yorkshire, usually with dwelling quarters on the lower floors and loom-shops on the top floor. Weavers' cottages gave rise to developments in textile manufacture during the Industrial Revolution.
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