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Toll Bar Cottage at Garage Opposite Junction with Norton Common Road, Norton

Description: Toll Bar Cottage at Garage Opposite Junction with Norton Common Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 334955

OS Grid Reference: SE5637514957
OS Grid Coordinates: 456375, 414957
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6281, -1.1490

Location: Selby Road, Norton, Doncaster DN6 0ES

Locality: Norton
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN6 0ES

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Listing Text

SE 51 SE
(east side),
Norton Common
4/91 Toll-bar cottage
at garage opposite
junction with
Norton Common Road
Toll-bar cottage. Probably 1832-33 for the Doncaster-Selby Turnpike Trust;
later additions and alterations. Cement rendered, Welsh slate roof. Single
storey, 1 : 3 : 1 bays. Central, canted-bay projection has blind centre
(originally door position) flanked by C20 casements in raised ashlar
surrounds with their chamfered mullions removed. Single-light windows in
matching surrounds to bay 1 and to each side of the central projection.
Overhanging eaves to hipped roof with 6 diagonally-set flues at the centre.
Additions to each side not of special interest. Probably original to the
Doncaster-Selby road as turnpiked following an act of June 6th 1832.
Best surviving example on the South Yorkshire stretch of this road.

Copy of the Doncaster-Selby turnpike statute in Doncaster Library Service
Archives, King Edwards Road, Balby.

Listing NGR: SE5637514957

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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