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Building record MDR6637 - Cottage, Hillfoot, Outseats

Type and Period (4)

  • (Former Type) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Former Type) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Former Type) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Former Public House in the 17th Century, The Rifleman's Arms. It was also a small farm. Situated on the Old Jaggers Lane Packhorse Route. The building became a tollhouse when the turnpike road was built in 1751. The heavy stone gateposts which used to hold the toll bar across the road were removed not long before 1983. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Index: Tomlinsin, T. D.. 1983. Peak Park Treasures F17. F17.



Grid reference Centred SK 2195 8180 (18m by 12m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Apr 1 2015 2:28PM

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