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Gazebo and Retaining Walls of Ornamental Basin, Approximately 80 Metres to South of Ruckley Grange, Tong

Description: Gazebo and Retaining Walls of Ornamental Basin, Approximately 80 Metres to South of Ruckley Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 255298

OS Grid Reference: SJ7795406485
OS Grid Coordinates: 377954, 306485
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6556, -2.3273

Location: Tong, Shropshire TF11 8PQ

Locality: Tong
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF11 8PQ

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Listing Text

(West side)

6/47 Gazebo and Retaining Walls
- of ornamental basin,
approximately 80 metres to
South of Ruckley Grange.


Gazebo and retaining walls of ornamental basin. Circa 19O4, by Sir Ernest
George and Yates. Gazebo: coursed and squared sandstone with ashlar dreading.,
and ogee copper roof with tidal. Square plan, Neo-Jacobean style. One
storey. Doric pilasters with frieze and cornice on each face, flanking
central round-arched openings with continuous impost moulding, moulded
architrave, and keystone. Paired small-paned glazed doors to East and West,
arched casement to South, and open arch to North with steps into a pool.
Interior with dado panelling. Pool: sandstone ashlar. Cruciform plan with
rounded ends, adjoining gazebo to North. Approximately 37 metres long and
12 metres wide. Dwarf walls with moulded coping; central fountain.

Listing NGR: SJ7795406485

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Source: English Heritage

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