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Tollgate House, Botesdale

Description: Tollgate House

Grade: II
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

Location: Diss Road, Botesdale, Suffolk IP22 1DD

Locality: Botesdale
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 1DD

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Listing Text

TM 07 NE
2/15 Tollgate House (formerly
26.5.76 listed as Tollgate
-- II
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

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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