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Toll House with Boundary Walls, Gate and Railings, Yeovil Without

Description: Toll House with Boundary Walls, Gate and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261463

OS Grid Reference: ST5579717739
OS Grid Coordinates: 355797, 117739
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9574, -2.6307

Locality: Yeovil Without
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA21 4NJ

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Listing Text


2/124 No 198
(Toll house) with boundary walls,
gate and railings


- II

Turnpike Lodge, circa 1850. Local stone cut, squared and coursed. Ham stone
dressings; plain clay tiled roof with fish-scale bands, between coped gables.
Asymmetric plan, Tudor-Gothic style. One storey with attic and two storeys,
mullioned windows with labels and cast iron lattice casements, Two bays treated
separately; left-hand lower; C20 bay window to ground floor replacing former
entrance and bay window. Entrance now to North East. To Mudford Road a 2-storey
return wing and a stepped chimney. Interior much altered. Front (North and East)
boundary has low stone wall, with cast iron railings and gates, the latter with
flour-de-lys finials. Said to replace earlier toll house closer to town and to
have dual purpose as Stockyard gate to nearby brickworks. Originally similar to
Newton Street House (Newton Lodge, Yeovil C.P., qv). Source - early photograph,
Private collection.

Listing NGR: ST5579717739

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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