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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TURNPIKE SHELTER AT EAST END OF MYTHE BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1201165

Location

TURNPIKE SHELTER AT EAST END OF MYTHE BRIDGE, A438

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
GloucestershireTewkesburyDistrict AuthorityTewkesbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Jul-1973

Date of most recent amendment: 25-Apr-1994

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 376566

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History

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Details

TEWKESBURY

SO83SE A438, The Mythe 859-1/2/390 (East side) 27/07/73 Turnpike shelter at east end of Mythe Bridge (Formerly Listed as: THE MYTHE Turnpike Shelter (facing the Tollhouse) Mythe Bridge)

GV II

Shelter for toll keeper. 1826. Probably from Telford's studio. Sandstone, slate roof. A small polygonal structure at the downstream side of bridge at its E end, opposite the Toll House (qv). It is carried down to lower bank level beyond roadway; heavily overgrown at time of survey (July 1991). The work above road level is in ashlar, but below is coursed lias. A central panelled door in 4-centred arch is flanked on splays by small side lights. Hipped roof. The former toll gates reputed to be at Bredon, Worcs.

Listing NGR: SO8892233734

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National Grid Reference: SO 88922 33734

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