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Listed Building record MDR533 - Toll House, Slackhall, Chapel-en-le-Frith

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1830 AD to 1839 AD)

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Full Description

This is a small stone cottage, built in a Gothic style by the Little Sheffield and Sparrowpit Turnpike Trust. It is a single-storeyed stone building with an end gable with a pediment and three light mullioned windows. It has a stone roof and a centre stack. (1) It is situated on the Chapel-en-le-Frith to Sheffield turnpike road, which was opened in 1820. (2) This is a grade II listed cottage, formerly a toll bar cottage, and dates to the 1830s. It is built of coursed squared gritstone with gritstone ashlar dressings and a stone slate roof. (4)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 2700.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 1984. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A Gazetteer of Sites. Part I. Borough of High Peak. p 13.
  • <3> Index: Council for British Archaeology (CBA). CBA Industrial Archaeology Report Card. Tollhouse, Chapel.
  • <4> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.
  • <5> Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 507.63.



Grid reference Centred SK 075 819 (12m by 14m) Centre

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Record last edited

Jan 18 2024 5:52PM

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