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Gazebo and Retaining Walls of Ornamental Basin, Approximately 80 Metres to South of Ruckley Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Tong, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6556 / 52°39'20"N

Longitude: -2.3273 / 2°19'38"W

OS Eastings: 377954

OS Northings: 306485

OS Grid: SJ779064

Mapcode National: GBR 072.DFR

Mapcode Global: WH9DC.7H0Z

Entry Name: Gazebo and Retaining Walls of Ornamental Basin, Approximately 80 Metres to South of Ruckley Grange

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367647

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255298

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. NEACHLEY LANE, Ihacklay
(West side)

6/47 Gazebo and Retaining Walls
- of ornamental basin,
approximately 80 metres to
South of Ruckley Grange.

GV II

Gazebo and retaining walls of ornamental basin. Circa 19O4, by Sir Ernest
George and Yates. Gazebo: coursed and squared sandstone with ashlar dreading.,
and ogee copper roof with tidal. Square plan, Neo-Jacobean style. One
storey. Doric pilasters with frieze and cornice on each face, flanking
central round-arched openings with continuous impost moulding, moulded
architrave, and keystone. Paired small-paned glazed doors to East and West,
arched casement to South, and open arch to North with steps into a pool.
Interior with dado panelling. Pool: sandstone ashlar. Cruciform plan with
rounded ends, adjoining gazebo to North. Approximately 37 metres long and
12 metres wide. Dwarf walls with moulded coping; central fountain.


Listing NGR: SJ7795406485

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