Definitions for gatehouseˈgeɪtˌhaʊs; -ˌhaʊ zɪz
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a house built at a gateway; usually the gatekeeper's residence
A lodge besides the entrance to an estate; often the residence of a gatekeeper; also a dwelling formerly used as such a residence.
A fortified room over the entrance to a castle or over the gate in a city wall
A shelter for a gatekeeper.
a house connected or associated with a gate
A gatehouse, in architectural terminology, is a building enclosing or accompanying a gateway for a castle, manor house, fort, town or similar buildings of importance.
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