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Toll Gate House

A Grade II Listed Building in Garden Suburb, London

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Latitude: 51.5699 / 51°34'11"N

Longitude: -0.1738 / 0°10'25"W

OS Eastings: 526662

OS Northings: 187247

OS Grid: TQ266872

Mapcode National: GBR CZ.NWC

Mapcode Global: VHGQK.XSZX

Plus Code: 9C3XHR9G+XF

Entry Name: Toll Gate House

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378793

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478149

ID on this website: 101378793

Location: Hampstead Heath, Camden, London, NW3

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Garden Suburb

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Barnet

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Jude-on-the-Hill Hampstead Garden Suburb

Church of England Diocese: London

Tagged with: Tollhouse

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798-1/2/1491 (East side)
14/05/74 Toll Gate House


Toll gate house. C18, restored 1967. Painted brick with cement
dado. Tiled hipped roof with tall chimney-stack and pot on
north side. Rectangular plan. Single storey with 1 window on
each of 3 sides facing the road. Segmental arched entrance on
north side, approached by 4 steps to the left of which a low
round-arched protruding tunnel with 2-leaf wooden doors.
Segmental arched windows with shutters, the north window now
covered by a large plaque. Brick dentil eaves cornice.
INTERIOR: not inspected. HISTORICAL NOTE: the toll house marks
the spot where the road entered the Bishop of London's estate.
The restoration won a Civic Trust award.
Also listed in the LB of Barnet and on the common boundary of
the London Boroughs of Barnet and Camden.

The asset was previously listed twice, also under the parish of Hampsted as List entry 1286717. This entry was removed from the List on 17/07/2015.

Listing NGR: TQ2666287247

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