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Latitude: 52.1162 / 52°6'58"N
Longitude: 0.2377 / 0°14'15"E
OS Eastings: 553312
OS Northings: 248788
OS Grid: TL533487
Mapcode National: GBR M9Y.6Y3
Mapcode Global: VHHKR.22JL
Entry Name: Toll Gate Cottage
Listing Date: 30 September 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1161701
English Heritage Legacy ID: 51866
Location: Great Abington, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Great Abington
Built-Up Area: Great Abington
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Great and Little Abington
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 5248 GREAT ABINGTON LINTON ROAD
11/24 No. 2 (Toll Gate
Cottage. Late C18, C20 renovation. Timber-framed and plastered with
thatched roofs. C19 ridge stack. Two one storey ranges linked possibly in
early C19. Range to north-east of two units with original entrance from
north-east; south-west range with half cellar. C20 main entrance in angle
with boarded door; two windows to north-east elevation, one an original C18
casement with leaded lights. The Cambridge road was turnpiked in 1765,
several toll gate cottages were built shortly afterwards. The ridge stack
may replace an earlier framed chimney.
R.C.H.M. Report 1951
V.C.H. Vol.VI, p4
Listing NGR: TL5331248788
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