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Kennels Approximately 50 Metres to East of the Red House, Tong

Description: Kennels Approximately 50 Metres to East of the Red House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 255323

OS Grid Reference: SJ7976407381
OS Grid Coordinates: 379764, 307381
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6638, -2.3006

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

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Listing Text


6/33 Kennels approximately 50
- metres to East of The Red


Pig Sty, now kennels. Early C19. Regular coursed sandstone with brick
dressings and old tile roof. l½ storeys. Dentil brick eaves cornice.
2 blocked round-arched windows flanking central gabled porch with blocked
round-arched doorway and later dwarf pen wall with railings to right.
Loft door to North. This is probably one of a series of eccentric
outbuildings erected on the Tong Estate by George Durant the younger
(d.1844) (qv. Pig Sty and Cow House to North of Acorn Cottage, Fowl House
to West of Vauxhall Farmhouse, etc.).

Listing NGR: SJ7976407381

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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