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The Toll-House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chulmleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9121 / 50°54'43"N

Longitude: -3.868 / 3°52'4"W

OS Eastings: 268774

OS Northings: 114172

OS Grid: SS687141

Mapcode National: GBR KZ.QZXS

Mapcode Global: FRA 26SP.NXN

Entry Name: The Toll-House

Listing Date: 25 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106688

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97289

Location: Chulmleigh, North Devon, Devon, EX18

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Chulmleigh

Built-Up Area: Chulmleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chulmleigh St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 6814-6914
7/112 The Toll-House
Former toll-house, now private house. Early C19. Partially rendered stone rubble.
Hipped slate roof.
Plan: Asymmetrical 2 room plan, backing onto Rainbow House (q.v.) at the junction of
Fore Street and New Street.
Exterior: 2 storeys. 5 sided, the principal entrance front with 2 window range. C20
casements. Plank door with segmental pointed overlight with Gothick glazing pattern
and central female head keystone. Facet at right end facing Fore Street has Gothick
style pointed arched window on each floor with intersecting glazing bars and 3 light
casements, 3 panes per light.
Interior: A blocked doorway through to Rainbow House indicates the Toll-House at one
time formed part of the adjoining property and in the mid to late C19 was used as a
sorting office when Rainbow House operated as the town post office.

Listing NGR: SS6877414172

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