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1. A house adjoining a tollgate and occupied by a toll collector.
2. See tollbooth1.


(ˈtəʊlˌhaʊs; ˈtɒl-)
a small house at a tollgate occupied by a toll collector



n., pl. -hous•es (-ˌhaʊ zɪz)
a house or booth at a tollgate, occupied by a toll collector.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tollhouse - a booth at a tollgate where the toll collector collects tollstollhouse - a booth at a tollgate where the toll collector collects tolls
kiosk, stall, booth, cubicle - small area set off by walls for special use
toll plaza - an area where tollbooths are located
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The road narrows outside the inn and a 17th century tollhouse stands where it once collected dues from passing coaches.
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The first Antica Pesa restaurant was formerly a 17th Century Vatican customs collection post in Via Garibaldi, Genoa, Italy, where a customs officer opened an eatery that offered bread and wine to peasants who came to the tollhouse.
The antique customs officer decided to initiate a sort of eatery that offered bread and wine to the many peasants who came to the tollhouse.
In the 19th Century, Middlesbrough Estates owned the handsome house, which had accommodation for two tenants - George Dawson and the tollhouse keeper Frederick Close.
The Women's Institute had its first meeting in the UK in Llanfairpwll, at the opening of the tollhouse museum.
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