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Latitude: 51.3929 / 51°23'34"N
Longitude: -2.1995 / 2°11'58"W
OS Eastings: 386218
OS Northings: 166008
OS Grid: ST862660
Mapcode National: GBR 1RV.NR6
Mapcode Global: VH96P.T8L0
Entry Name: Turnpike Cottage
Listing Date: 29 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1250570
English Heritage Legacy ID: 432989
Location: Atworth, Wiltshire, SN12
Civil Parish: Atworth
Built-Up Area: Whitley
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Atworth
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ATWORTH BATH ROAD
ST 86 NE
2/15 No 118 (Turnpike Cottage)
Detached cottage. Mid C17, C18 addition. Rubble stone, stone
slate roof with coped verges and gable end stone stacks with
moulded cappings. Single-storey and attic, 2-window. Square stone
porch with planked door to left, one 2-light cyma-mullioned
casement to left and two to right; right hand bay is addition to
right of straight joint. Attic has full gabled dormer with 2-light
recessed cyma-mullioned casement to left and hipped half-dormer to
right with mullioned casement. Rear lean-to extension with C20
Interior said to have beaded fireplace surround in added bay. The
toll gate on the Bath Road was sited at this cottage, the turnpike
was set up in the first decade of the C18; the earliest in
(VCH, Wiltshire, Vol 4, 1959).
Listing NGR: ST8621866008
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