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HER Number:MDV14092
Name:Toll House, Station Road, Tiverton


Tollhouse in Station Road, shown on 19th and early 20th century maps, demolished in 1970s.


Grid Reference:SS 959 124
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/66
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division: SS91SE33

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TOLL HOUSE (Mid, XVIII - 1701 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, First Edition 1:500 Town Map (Cartographic). SDV338879.

Kanefsky, J., 1976, Devon Tollhouses, 27 (Monograph). SDV7980.

Large, brick built, with bay windows, called 'Hunts House', next to Old Blundells Garage, on the south side of the old Cullompton and Silverton Road.

Edginton, C., 1976, Tiverton's Industrial Archaeology (Monograph). SDV46908.

Tollhouse in Station Road. It has an ornamental facia woodwork similar to the other two Tiverton tollhouses, on Bollham Road and Long Drag Hill.

Kanefsky, J., 1978 - 1981, Devon Tollhouses: An Addendum, 61-62 (Article in Serial). SDV339902.

Now demolished.

Kanefsky, J., 1984, Devon Toll Houses, 27, postscript (Pamphlet). SDV349663.

Hunts House, now demolished.

Lowe, M. C., 1990, The Turnpike Trusts in Devon and their roads: 1753-1889, 53 (Article in Serial). SDV25125.

Built circa 1758.

Wessex Archaeology, 2003, Blundells Road, Tiverton, Devon: Archaeological Desk Based Assessment, 7, 17 (Report - Assessment). SDV345760.

Other details: Figure 2, site WA 20.

Hunter, J., 2005, Old Blundell's Garage, Tiverton, 8; Figure 3 (Report - Assessment). SDV339400.

The Tithe Map of 1842 and Ordnance Survey First Edition of circa 1890 show the site occupied by buildings along the Station Road frontage.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Unknown, SS91SE33 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV349426.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV25125Article in Serial: Lowe, M. C.. 1990. The Turnpike Trusts in Devon and their roads: 1753-1889. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 122. A5 Paperback. 53.
SDV338879Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. Map (Digital).
SDV339400Report - Assessment: Hunter, J.. 2005. Old Blundell's Garage, Tiverton. CgMs Consulting Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 8; Figure 3.
SDV339902Article in Serial: Kanefsky, J.. 1978 - 1981. Devon Tollhouses: An Addendum. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries. 34. Unknown. 61-62.
SDV345760Report - Assessment: Wessex Archaeology. 2003. Blundells Road, Tiverton, Devon: Archaeological Desk Based Assessment. Wessex Archaeology Report. 54068.01. A4 Stapled + Digital. 7, 17.
SDV349426Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Unknown. SS91SE33. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV349663Pamphlet: Kanefsky, J.. 1984. Devon Toll Houses. Exeter Industrial Archaeology Group. A5 Paperback. 27, postscript.
SDV46908Monograph: Edginton, C.. 1976. Tiverton's Industrial Archaeology. Tiverton's Industrial Archaeology. Unknown.
SDV7980Monograph: Kanefsky, J.. 1976. Devon Tollhouses. Devon Tollhouses. A5 Paperback. 27.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4290 - Old Blundell's Garage

Date Last Edited:Sep 10 2015 4:59PM