Building record MDR6743 - Toll Bar Cottage, Riddings Lane, Froggatt

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1780 AD to 1850 AD)

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Full Description

Toll House. (1) A former Toll Cottage at Froggatt c. 1781-1880, now situated on the B6054. The road was the Greenhill Moor - Hathersage turnpike Rd established 1781. The Branch Rd was Longshaw to Calver via Froggatt. The road was renovated between 1926-7. (2) Toll bar cottage on 1781 Stoney Middleton-Totley Turnpike. (3) A grade II listed former tollhouse; now a house [1982]. It dates to the early 19th century with 20th century additions. It is constructed of coursed rubble gritstone with quoins, plain gables, intermediate and gable end ridge stacks, and a stone slated roof. It is a single storey high, and is of four bays with two single bay wings to the rear. The north east end bay has a blocked doorway within a massive surround, now a window. A two-light pointed bay adjoins the doorway, then a two-light flush mullioned window, all with glazing bar casements. South-west end bay gabled and rendered, and with a 20th century window frame. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 0953. 0953.
  • <2> Photograph: Peak Park Joint Planning Board (PPJPB). 507.50.
  • <3> Index: Reedham, K. (DAS). 1976. Peak Park Treasures D60. D60.
  • <4> Photograph: PPJPB. Froggatt, Toll House.
  • <5> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. NHLE No: 1158643.



Grid reference Centred SK 24518 75725 (11m by 17m) (Centre)

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Jul 12 2016 12:02PM

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