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Description: Tong House
Date Listed: 26 May 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 255313
OS Grid Reference: SJ7968207292
OS Grid Coordinates: 379682, 307292
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6630, -2.3018
SJ 70 NE TONG C.P. NEWPORT ROAD
6/30 Tong House
26/5/55 (formerly listed as The
House. Early C18 with C19 addition. Red brick with ashlar dressings,
and old tile roof. 2 storeys and garret. Plinth, giant order of end
pilaster strips with moulded capitals, cornice band, panelled parapet,
parapeted gable ends with stone coping, end stacks to right, stack
behind ridge off-centre to left, and 2 stacks to rear. 5 bays; windows
with C19 mullioned and transomed frames, segmental gauged heads, and
projecting triple keystones. 2 stops to central half glazed C19 door
with doorcase consisting of architrave, Doric pilasters supporting full
entablature, keystone, and segmental pediment. 5 bay left-hand end
elevation. C19 two storey red brick addition projecting to right.
N. Pevsner, B.O.E. Shropshire, p.304.
Listing NGR: SJ7968207292
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Source: English Heritage
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