Listed Building

The only legal part of the listing is the address/name of site. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing – see ‘About Listed Buildings’ below for more information.


Status: Designated


There are no additional online documents for this record.


Date Added
Local Authority
Perth And Kinross
Planning Authority
Perth And Kinross
NO 34980 30301
334980, 730301


Late 18th century; addition to W, David McNeall, 1819. Single storey, rectangular-plan, bow-ended toll house, made off-centre T-plan by slightly lower addition, 1819. Harl-pointed and painted, addition painted rubble, grey slate roof. Base course; margined 4-pane sash and case windows, large out-of character replacement bow window to E elevation; heightened end stacks, earlier coping remains, thackstanes to S stack, uniform terracotta cans.

E ELEVATION: modern door and porch to centre, replacement window to left, window to right.

N ELEVATION: bow end to left with wallhead stack, window to right return, window to later bay recessed at right; return gable to right, blank.

INTERIOR: not seen.

Statement of Special Interest

Listed for historic interest. The Dundee to Perth Toll Road opened in 1790 when the original Invergowrie Toll Bar was situated at the gates of Mylnefield House (perhaps now incorporated in the present Mylnefield Lodge); it was removed to the present site at the behest of Thomas Mylne of Mylnefield, a Turnpike Trustee.



Enid Gauldie, THE QUARRIES AND THE FEUS, A HISTORY OF INVERGOWRIE (1981), pp20-5; OSA (1797), vol XIX, pp551-2.

About Listed Buildings

Listing is the way that a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest is recognised by law through the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest using the criteria published in the Historic Environment Scotland Policy Statement.

The information in the listed building record gives an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building(s). It is not a definitive historical account or a complete description of the building(s). The format of the listed building record has changed over time. Earlier records may be brief and some information will not have been recorded.

The only legal part of the listing is the address/name of site. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing and if a number or name is missing from a listing address it may still be listed. Listing covers both the exterior and the interior and any object or structure fixed to the building. Listing can also cover structures not physically attached but which are part of the curtilage of the building, such as boundary walls, gates, gatepiers, ancillary buildings etc. The planning authority is responsible for advising on what is covered by the listing including the curtilage of a listed building. Since 1 October 2015 we have been able to exclude items from a listing. If part of a building is not listed, it will say that it is excluded in the statutory address and in the statement of special interest in the listed building record. The statement will use the word 'excluding' and quote the relevant section of the Historic Environment Scotland Act 2014. Some earlier listed building records may use the word 'excluding', but if the Act is not quoted, the record has not been revised to reflect current legislation.

If you want to alter, extend or demolish a listed building you need to contact your planning authority to see if you need listed building consent. The planning authority advises on the need for listed building consent and they also decide what a listing covers. The planning authority is the main point of contact for all applications for listed building consent.

Find out more about listing and our other designations at You can contact us on 0131 668 8716 or at


There are no images available for this record, you may want to check Canmore for images relating to INVERGOWRIE, 1A MAIN STREET, OLD TOLL HOUSE, INCLUDING BOUNDARY WALL

There are no images available for this record.

Search Canmore

Printed: 20/04/2019 21:30