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Tong Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Tong, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6629 / 52°39'46"N

Longitude: -2.3013 / 2°18'4"W

OS Eastings: 379719

OS Northings: 307286

OS Grid: SJ797072

Mapcode National: GBR 073.1A6

Mapcode Global: WH9DC.MBCD

Entry Name: Tong Hall

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255325

Location: Tong, Shropshire, TF11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Tong

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Tong St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 70 NE TONG C.P. NEWPORT ROAD
(East side)

6/36 Tong Hall.
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GV II

Shown on O.S. map as The Hall.
House. Circa 1840 with late C19 and C20 additions to left. Red brick
with grey and gault brick dressings. Neo-Gothic style. 2 storeys.
Interrupted dentil brick string course, parapeted gables with dentil
bricks to stone coping, end stack to right and stack at rear. 2 window
front with segmental headed leaded cross windows; gable above with
recessed octagonal panel. Right-hand end elevation; 2 first floor blind
pointed-arched windows with Y-tracery, continuous cill string; inserted
3-light C20 casement to right, and 2 gabled ends above; ground floor
window to right with painted keyed lintel, and 4-trefoil panelled door
to its right with painted keyed lintel. Late C19 block set back to North
with 2 gabled semi-dormers and 2 ground floor C20 leaded casements. C20
addition to left with parapet. This building has stylistic similarities
with other eccentric structures erected on the Tong Estate by George
Durant the younger (d.1844) (qv. Fowl House to West of Vauxhall Farmhouse,
Cow house to North of Acorn Cottage, etc.). Included for historical
association and group value. G. Griffith, History of Tong and Boacobel,
pp. 154-61. D. H. Robinson, The Wandering Worfe, Waine Research
Publications, 1980, Ch. 3.


Listing NGR: SJ7971907286

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