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Tollgate House

A Grade II Listed Building in Botesdale, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3457 / 52°20'44"N

Longitude: 1.0119 / 1°0'42"E

OS Eastings: 605248

OS Northings: 276230

OS Grid: TM052762

Mapcode National: GBR SGP.YFP

Mapcode Global: VHKCX.H99M

Entry Name: Tollgate House

Listing Date: 26 May 1976

Last Amended: 16 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352317

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280736

Location: Botesdale, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP22

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Botesdale

Built-Up Area: Rickinghall

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Redgrave cum Botesdale with the Rickinghalls

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

BOTESDALE THE STREET (NORTH WEST
TM 07 NE
SIDE)
2/15 Tollgate House (formerly
26.5.76 listed as Tollgate
Cottage)
-- 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

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