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Latitude: 52.6888 / 52°41'19"N
Longitude: -4.0526 / 4°3'9"W
OS Eastings: 261361
OS Northings: 312103
OS Grid: SH613121
Mapcode National: GBR 8T.3LTS
Mapcode Global: WH56S.QPD1
Entry Name: Old Toll House
Listing Date: 9 November 1987
Last Amended: 1 February 1995
Source ID: 5206
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located at the SW end of the village where the coastal road climbs the hills overlooking Barmouth Bay. On an angle site with the beach road branching to the R. Located at the SW end of the village w
Traditional County: Merionethshire
Toll house probably contemporary with the construction of the turnpike road at the end of the C18. Assessed in February 1862 as producing ú50. 5s per annum.
Single storey; L-plan of whitewashed rubble with slate roof towards Friog and stone slates to rear. Canted bay to N end with hipped roof and projecting porch facing main road; ribbed, boarded door. Central rubble stack with plain cornice and weather coursing; cross-gable to rear with later extension. Simple, slightly recessed 4-pane windows with small casement openings. 2 small C20 skylights to NE pitch of cross-gable.
Listed as a well-preserved example of a scarce building type withspecial historic interest.
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