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HER Number:MDV13983
Name:Rackenford Toll House

Summary

A low rectangular one storeyed building with a low pitched roof. In the centre of the front and projecting into the road, is a semi-octagonal or rounded porch with a door on the front and a window on each side.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 837 196
Map Sheet:SS81NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishRackenford
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishRACKENFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS81NW/14

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TOLL HOUSE (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV68383.

Osa=ss81nw7.


Sheldon, L., 1933, Devon Toll-Houses., 306, Pl xx (Article in Serial). SDV341560.

A tollhouse on the road between south molton and rackenford. A low rectangular one storeyed building with a low pitched roof. In the centre of the front and projecting into the road, is a semi-octagonal or rounded porch with a door on the front and a window on each side; also 2 windows on the main wall of the house.


Kanefsky, J., 1984, Devon Toll Houses (Pamphlet). SDV349663.

On the B3221 Tiverton-South Molton road 1.75 miles north-west of Rackenford at the junction with the minor road to Creacombe. This single storey toll house, on the north side of the road, has a round central projection with the door now blocked up.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV341560Article in Serial: Sheldon, L.. 1933. Devon Toll-Houses.. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 65. A5 Hardback. 306, Pl xx.
SDV349663Pamphlet: Kanefsky, J.. 1984. Devon Toll Houses. Exeter Industrial Archaeology Group. A5 Paperback.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #81092 ]
SDV68383Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 1 2018 3:15PM