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Latitude: 51.3964 / 51°23'47"N
Longitude: -2.449 / 2°26'56"W
OS Eastings: 368861
OS Northings: 166474
OS Grid: ST688664
Mapcode National: GBR JX.RBP7
Mapcode Global: VH893.H5PB
Entry Name: The Turnpike
Listing Date: 27 February 1950
Last Amended: 17 July 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1384651
English Heritage Legacy ID: 485104
Location: Saltford, Bath and North East Somerset, BS31
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Civil Parish: Saltford
Built-Up Area: Saltford
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST66NE BATH ROAD
739-1/2/15 (West side)
(Formerly Listed as:
BATH ROAD, Saltford
Toll-house, now house. Circa 1832, for the Bristol Turnpike
Trust with C20 alterations. Colourwashed render, limestone
dressings, hipped slate roof and central dressed stone stack.
STYLE: Greek Revival.
PLAN: single-depth plan with rear extension and outshut.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 3-bay road front, and 2-window north
side. Roadside front with a Greek Doric entablature supported
by 2 fluted half-columns in antis and 2 antae, rendered infill
between; 3 deep recesses to first-floor with blind windows;
oversailing eaves cornice with widely spaced brackets. North
facade has mid C20 small-pane casements within moulded
architraves with sills.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
A very architecturally distinguished example of its type.
(White E: Keynsham and Saltford: Keynsham: 1990-: 55).
Listing NGR: ST6886166474
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