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Latitude: 51.9867 / 51°59'12"N
Longitude: -2.1632 / 2°9'47"W
OS Eastings: 388886
OS Northings: 232041
OS Grid: SO888320
Mapcode National: GBR 1JQ.KWJ
Mapcode Global: VH93T.GB7B
Entry Name: Gatehouse
Listing Date: 25 April 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1201236
English Heritage Legacy ID: 376754
Location: Tewkesbury, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20
Civil Parish: Tewkesbury
Built-Up Area: Tewkesbury
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Tewkesbury St Mary the Virgin (Tewkesbury Abbey)
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO83SE GLOUCESTER ROAD
859-1/2/173 (West side)
Detached house, formerly toll house. Early C19. Painted
brickwork, slate roof, brick stack. Plain block with octagonal
front to road, low-pitched hipped roof to wide eaves overhang;
small flat-roofed extension, left.
2 storeys; each splayed face to road end has 25-pane sash at
each level, and front has large blocked opening or panel above
16-pane to former door opening. Returns have 25-pane centrally
at first floor, and on S side above door set under extension.
Back has casements. Central unpainted brick stack. INTERIOR
HISTORICAL NOTE: the original turnpike of 1756 from Cheltenham
to Tewkesbury, ran W of the site of this toll house, which was
relocated here by 1839; the previous building stood a little
further to the N, at the junction of the present road with
Lower Lode Lane, until 1829.
(Gloucester Society for Industrial Archaeology: Journal: Bayes
J F: Gloucester: 1971-).
Listing NGR: SO8888632041
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