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Toll House at North-West End of Whorlton Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Whorlton, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5265 / 54°31'35"N

Longitude: -1.8367 / 1°50'12"W

OS Eastings: 410664

OS Northings: 514593

OS Grid: NZ106145

Mapcode National: GBR HJM3.44

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.RHK7

Entry Name: Toll House at North-West End of Whorlton Bridge

Listing Date: 14 September 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323040

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111132

Location: Whorlton, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Whorlton

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barnard Castle with Whorlton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 11 SW 107146 WHORLTON WHORLTON

8/80 Toll House at north-
14.9.66 west end of Whorlton
Bridge
II

Former toll house, c.1830 possibly by John and Benjamin Green. Snecked
sandstone front with dressed quoins, rubble returns; roof of-large Welsh
slates. Single-storey, 3-bay front-has chamfered plinth. Projecting, central
gabled porch has chamfered jambs, Tudor-arched head, and boarded door behind
low toll gate. Flanking windows have C20 casements in chamfered reveals.
Left return has similar 3-pane window. Corniced external stack rises from
rear wall. Low-pitched, hipped roof has deep eaves on restored beams. Bargeboard
with finial to porch gable. C20 additions to rear not of special interest.


Listing NGR: NZ1066414593

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