Building record MDR12186 - Toll House, Marple Road, Chisworth

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1750 AD to 1882 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

The building appears on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880 but is not named. (1) A two-storey former toll house with a slate roof at the junction of New Mills Road and the 1818 Sheffield-Glossop-Marple Bridge turnpike. It is triangular in section where it faces the road. (2)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2004. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology: A Gazetteer of Sites, Part 1: Borough of the High Peak. p 21.
  • <3> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(g).1, with photos.



Grid reference Centred SK 0007 9224 (8m by 8m)

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Record last edited

May 24 2011 7:56AM

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