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Latitude: 55.7523 / 55°45'8"N
Longitude: -2.109 / 2°6'32"W
OS Eastings: 393255
OS Northings: 651000
OS Grid: NT932510
Mapcode National: GBR F1QX.6S
Mapcode Global: WH9YH.KPX2
Entry Name: Union Suspension Bridge, Bridge House (Former Tollhouse)
Listing Date: 15 March 2001
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 395061
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47714
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward/Division: Norham and Islandshires
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Circa 1820 with later additions and alterations. Single storey with attic, 3-bay, originally L-plan former tollhouse with single storey and basement wing to SE; single storey garage block to NW. Harl-pointed sandstone rubble; tooled sandstone dressings. Base course; eaves course. Rusticated quoins; droved long and short surrounds to openings; projecting cills.
NE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: modern, part-glazed timber panelled door centred at ground; modern, glazed fanlight; single windows flanking. Later wing recessed to outer left. Garage block recessed to outer right.
SE (SIDE) ELEVATION: central opening; single window to outer right; single opening to left; projecting wing adjoined to outer left; piended dormer recessed above.
NW (SIDE) ELEVATION: single window to outer left; opening to outer right.
12-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows; modern windows to dormer and SE wing; rooflights. Grey slate piend and platform roof. Coped, brick-built ridge stack; circular cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1999.
Originally associated and presumably contemporary with the nearby Union Suspension Bridge - see separate list entry. Now in separate ownership (1999). A modestly-detailed, early 19th century cottage, the core of which remains intact. Marked on the 1857 OS map as 'Union Bridge Toll'.
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