Building record M5044 - LITTLEBOROUGH COTTAGE


TOLL HOUSE (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 81477 83074 (8m by 9m)
Map sheet SK88SW
District Bassetlaw
Locality Littleborough
Civil Parish Sturton le Steeple, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Retford - Littleborough Ferry Road (8 miles long), authorised 1824 (5 Geo iv. c lvii) repealed and re-enacted 1852 (15-16 Vict c.xl). Scheduled for repeal 1874 (37-38 Vict c.95). Expired 01/11/1876. Toll house is at junction of above turnpike road with road from Cottam. It is in use as a private dwelling. The gate or bar has gone. (1)
A 2 storey pantile-roofed pentagonal in plan toll house. Thought to be the only turnpike toll house in the county. (3)
Toll house, c 1824. 2 storeys, pale orange/cream brick, grey pantiles, some windows probably original. (4)

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

(3), Ind Arch File

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

6 BW print, R2A-7A, SMR

Listed buildings slides, 1 slides (Photograph). SNT2648.

<1> CBA, Industrial Survey, IA1 48/1 (Published document). SNT184.

<2> Cossons A, 1934, The Turnpike Roads of Notts (Published document). SNT585.

<3> Reedman K, 1977, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1180.

<4> Patrick A , undated, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1129.

Sources/Archives (7)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • --- Photograph: Listed buildings slides. 1 slides.
  • <1> Published document: CBA. Industrial Survey. IA1 48/1.
  • <2> Published document: Cossons A. 1934. The Turnpike Roads of Notts.
  • <3> Personal comment: Reedman K. 1977. Pers Comm.
  • <4> Personal comment: Patrick A . undated. Pers Comm.

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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