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Outbuilding Approximately 20 Metres to North of the Old Post Office, Tong

Description: Outbuilding Approximately 20 Metres to North of the Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 255339

OS Grid Reference: SJ7967707419
OS Grid Coordinates: 379677, 307419
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6641, -2.3019

Location: Hubbal Lane, Tong, Shropshire TF11 8PW

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

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Listing Text

(South side)

6/24 Outbuilding approximately
- 20 metres to North of The Old
Post Office.


Outbuilding. Late C17 with early C19 alterations and additions. Timber
framed (blackened in 1984) with sandstone plinth and red brick nogging,
red brick first floor and partial re-facing, squared and coursed sandstone
addition to East, and old tile roofs. Plan withone framed bay to West.
1 and 2 storeys. Framing: square panels with straight braces. Parapeted
gable end to West with toothed brick coping and blank pointed-arched
recess. Boarded loft door to North. The early C19 alterations are
stylistically similar to the series of eccentric outbuildings erected on
the Tong Estate by George Durant the younger (d.1844) (qv. Cow house to
North of Acorn Cottage, etc.) . Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ7967907415

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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