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1-4, Newport Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Tong, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6634 / 52°39'48"N

Longitude: -2.3015 / 2°18'5"W

OS Eastings: 379708

OS Northings: 307340

OS Grid: SJ797073

Mapcode National: GBR 073.0YN

Mapcode Global: WH9DC.MB80

Entry Name: 1-4, Newport Road

Listing Date: 26 May 1955

Last Amended: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176665

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255324

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)

6/35 Nos. 1 - 4 (Consec.) (formerly
26/5/55 listed as Almshouses).

GV II

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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