History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Former Toll Gate and Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Street, Somerset

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.131 / 51°7'51"N

Longitude: -2.7369 / 2°44'12"W

OS Eastings: 348530

OS Northings: 137119

OS Grid: ST485371

Mapcode National: GBR MJ.94D5

Mapcode Global: VH8B3.HTYT

Plus Code: 9C3V47J7+C6

Entry Name: Former Toll Gate and Piers

Listing Date: 13 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058754

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267778

Location: Street, Mendip, Somerset, BA16

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Street

Built-Up Area: Street

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Find accommodation in



5/69 Former Toll Gate and Piers


- II

Toll gate and piers. Probably C18, restored. Wooden 6-barred gate with 2 sets of diagonal strengthening struts. Top bar
with scrolled wrought- iron cresting. Bulky octagonal piers, that to left with wrought-iron capping incorporating hinge
which continues across the top of the gate, being attached to the cresting. Part of the Wells Turnpike Trust; the gate
was situated at Mead Toll House on the road between Glastonbury and Street. Metal plaque on South side giving
historical details. Included primarily for historical interest. (McGarvie M., Guide to Historic Street,
Unpublished). <1> via door opening on "stair turret" returns, that to right with late

Listing NGR: ST4853037119

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.