Keys to the Past

Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge (Whorlton)

Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge 2002
Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge 2002

Toll House,  Whorlton Bridge 2000
Toll House, Whorlton Bridge 2000

Toll House, Whorlton Bridge 2006
Toll House, Whorlton Bridge 2006

Oblique view of front left of Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge May 2016
Oblique view of front left of Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge May 2016

Second oblique view of front left Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge May 2016
Second oblique view of front left Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge May 2016

Sign of historic toll prices at Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge May 2016
Sign of historic toll prices at Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge May 2016

Information sign near Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge May 2016
Information sign near Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge May 2016

Oblique view of Whorlton Bridge and associated Toll House at NW end May 2016
Oblique view of Whorlton Bridge and associated Toll House at NW end May 2016

View of top of Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge taken from right side May 2016
View of top of Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge taken from right side May 2016

View of roof of Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge from right side May 2016
View of roof of Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge from right side May 2016

Top of Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge taken from left side May 2016
Top of Toll House at NW end of Whorlton Bridge taken from left side May 2016

This is a listed building. The toll house at the north end of Whorlton Bridge is the former toll house built around 1830 possibly by John and Benjamin Green.. Constructed of snecked sandstone with dressed quoins and a large Welsh slate roof.

Reference number:D37512
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1323040



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Whorlton


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