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Toll Gate Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Abington, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161701

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51866

Location: Great Abington, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21

County: Cambridgeshire

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

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Listing Text

TL 5248 GREAT ABINGTON LINTON ROAD
(South Side)

11/24 No. 2 (Toll Gate
Cottage)

GV II


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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