Building record MDR533 - Toll House, Slackhall, Chapel-en-le-Frith
Type and Period (1)
- TOLL HOUSE (Georgian to Victorian - 1830 AD to 1839 AD)
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)
- <1> SDR14709 Index: NDAT. 2700.
- <2> SDR4751 Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 1984. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A Gazetteer of Sites. Part I. Borough of High Peak. p 13.
- <3> SDR19111 Index: Council for British Archaeology (CBA). CBA Industrial Archaeology Report Card. Tollhouse, Chapel.
- <4> SDR19551 Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.
- <5> SDR18970 Photograph: Peak District National Park Authority (PDNPA). Black and white photograph collection. 507.63.
|Grid reference||Centred SK 075 819 (12m by 14m) (Centre)|
|Civil Parish||CHAPEL EN LE FRITH, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE|
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Record last edited
Oct 16 2014 3:57PM