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Latitude: 52.0483 / 52°2'53"N
Longitude: -3.2004 / 3°12'1"W
OS Eastings: 317775
OS Northings: 239562
OS Grid: SO177395
Mapcode National: GBR YY.F0RN
Mapcode Global: VH6BH.GSX3
Entry Name: Glasbury Gate Cottage
Listing Date: 18 January 1996
Last Amended: 18 January 1996
Source ID: 17181
Building Class: Commercial
Location: The building is located at the side of the road, at the N approach to Glasbury village.
Community: Glasbury (Y Clas-ar-wy)
Traditional County: Radnorshire
Toll cottage of c1830-40, appearing on the tithe map of 1841, and probably the scene of the only recorded incident in the area during the Rebecca Riots of 1843-4.
Rubble stone with hipped slate roof. Single storey, 3 bays, the centre bay brought forward and canted, with the roof correspondingly hipped. Lean-to extension to rear, behind central stone stack. Mid C20 timber windows and lean-to on N side.
Included as a surviving example of the range of toll cottages that were built to tax movement on the highway in the early C19.
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