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Latitude: 52.2883 / 52°17'17"N
Longitude: -1.2123 / 1°12'44"W
OS Eastings: 453827
OS Northings: 265865
OS Grid: SP538658
Mapcode National: GBR 8RM.DBK
Mapcode Global: VHCV4.XRZ5
Entry Name: Old Toll House
Listing Date: 11 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076441
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360958
Location: Braunston, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11
Civil Parish: Braunston
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Braunston All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
BRAUNSTON BRAUNSTON WHARF
4/71 Old Toll House
Pair of houses and former Canal Toll Office. Early/mid C19. Brick, hipped
corrugated tile roof, brick stacks. 2 storeys and cellar; 3 bays. Doorways in
left and right bays have moulded wood surrounds. 6-panel doors and moulded
timber hoods on brackets. Central 6-pane sash window with painted brick lintel.
Similar windows to first floor. Cellar entrance with concrete lintel on left
side. Sash window in recessed brick arch above. 2-storey canted bay with sash
windows on right side facing canal. Extension at rear, probably the former toll
collection office. Brick, one stormy; 2 bays. Doorway with flat arched brick
frame and plank door in left bay. Window with similar frame and old iron glaz'ing
bars to right. Interior not inspected. The Grand Junction Canal was authorised
by Act of Parliament in I793, The Braunston section was complete by 1796. In
1929 it was taken over by the Grand Union Canal Company and the name was
(A.H. Faulkner: The Grand Junction Canal, 1972).
Listing NGR: SP5382765865
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