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Description: 1-4, Newport Road
Date Listed: 26 May 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 255324
OS Grid Reference: SJ7970807340
OS Grid Coordinates: 379708, 307340
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6634, -2.3015
SJ 70 NE TONG C.P. NEWPORT ROAD
6/35 Nos. 1 - 4 (Consec.) (formerly
26/5/55 listed as Almshouses).
Almshouses. Mid C19. Red brick with ashlar dressings, and hipped old
tile roof. U-plan. One storey. Plinth, and one central ridge stack to
each range. 1:5:1 bay rhythm, that in centre slightly projecting with
triangular pedimented gable end above and round archway below with
impost blocks. 2-light casements with segmental heads; segmental headed
boarded doors in second and sixth bays. Left-hand return front with two
2-light casements to right, 4-light casements off-centre to left, and
boarded door to lect. Right-hand return front with 2-light casement to
left, and boarded door to right. N. Pevsner, B.O.E. Shropshire, p.304.
Listing NGR: SJ7970807340
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Source: English Heritage
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