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Wilford Bridge Toll House

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, Nottingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9383 / 52°56'17"N

Longitude: -1.1541 / 1°9'14"W

OS Eastings: 456945

OS Northings: 338215

OS Grid: SK569382

Mapcode National: GBR LNV.7T

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.7DNR

Plus Code: 9C4WWRQW+88

Entry Name: Wilford Bridge Toll House

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255202

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458930

Location: Nottingham, NG2

County: Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Bridge

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Nottingham St George with St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Description


NOTTINGHAM

SK53NE VICTORIA EMBANKMENT
646-1/7/668 (South side)
Wilford Bridge Toll House

GV II

Bridge toll house, now shop. 1870. By EW Hughes. Restored
c1975. Red brick, with ashlar dressings and hipped slate roof,
and external rear wall stack. Gothic Revival style.
Plinth, corbel table with fleurons. 2 storeys; single bay.
Elongated octagonal plan. Windows are pointed arched glazing
bar casements with tracery, in moulded ashlar surrounds with
shafts. Facing the bridge, to right, a moulded brick pointed
arched opening divided by a stone lintel. To left, a ticket
window, to right, a doorway. In the tympanum, a toll board
dated 1826. To left, a window. Above, a lead clad dormer with
a similar window. Each return has a similar window and dormer.
INTERIOR refitted as a shop, late C20.
The original bridge was a cast-iron structure by Andrew
Handyside of Derby.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London:
1979-: 273).


Listing NGR: SK5694538215

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