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Stable Wing Adjoining Church Farmhouse to West, Tong

Description: Stable Wing Adjoining Church Farmhouse to West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 May 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 255319

OS Grid Reference: SJ7960807423
OS Grid Coordinates: 379608, 307423
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6641, -2.3029

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

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Listing Text

(North side)

6/21 Stable Wing adjoining Church
26/5/55 Farmhouse to West (formerly
listed as Church Farmhouse).


Stables. Circa 1600 and late C17 with early and mid C19 partial re-facing
and additions. Timber framed with sandstone plinth and white painted brick
nogging, squared and coursed sandstone, red brick and old tile roofs.
L-plan with 2 framed bays to front and remains of one framed bay in wing
to rear. One storey. Framing: square panels with straight braces; queen
post truss with v-struts exposed in left-hand gable end of c.1600 block.
2 gabled eaves dormers to rear, and ridge stack off-centre to right.
Central carriage entrance. Early C19 battlemented parapet gable end to
rear with recessed blank straight sided arches;the early C19 alterations
are stylistically similar to other structures in the area associated with
George Durant the younger (d.1844) of Tong Castle( qv. Cow House to North
of Acorn Cottage, etc.).

Listing NGR: SJ7960907424

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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