Description: Tollgate House
Date Listed: 26 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 280736
OS Grid Reference: TM0524876230
OS Grid Coordinates: 605248, 276230
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3457, 1.0119
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BOTESDALE THE STREET (NORTH WEST
TM 07 NE
2/15 Tollgate House (formerly
26.5.76 listed as Tollgate
House, former lodge to Redgrave Park Estate; probably used latterly as a
tollgate house. c.1770, possibly by Capability Brown for R Holt, altered and
extended C20. White brick. Slate roof. Octagonal on plan. 1 storey. 6
faces have gauged brick round relieving arches in which are gauged brick round
headed 2-light glazing bar casements with simple traceried heads, facing
Botesdale a window replaces an entrance. Oversailing course at eaves, 8 sided
roof rises to a small octagonal ridge stack. To rear roof catslides over a
red brick lean-to addition with an external stack on right side, further
addition to rear left with an entrance. Interior not inspected. (D. Stroud,
Capability Brown, 1975, pp112-13).
Listing NGR: TM0524876230
Source: English Heritage
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