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Tong House

A Grade II Listed Building in Tong, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.663 / 52°39'46"N

Longitude: -2.3018 / 2°18'6"W

OS Eastings: 379682

OS Northings: 307292

OS Grid: SJ796072

Mapcode National: GBR 073.0VJ

Mapcode Global: WH9DC.MB3B

Entry Name: Tong House

Listing Date: 26 May 1955

Last Amended: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255313

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

(West side)

6/30 Tong House
26/5/55 (formerly listed as The


House. Early C18 with C19 addition. Red brick with ashlar dressings,
and old tile roof. 2 storeys and garret. Plinth, giant order of end
pilaster strips with moulded capitals, cornice band, panelled parapet,
parapeted gable ends with stone coping, end stacks to right, stack
behind ridge off-centre to left, and 2 stacks to rear. 5 bays; windows
with C19 mullioned and transomed frames, segmental gauged heads, and
projecting triple keystones. 2 stops to central half glazed C19 door
with doorcase consisting of architrave, Doric pilasters supporting full
entablature, keystone, and segmental pediment. 5 bay left-hand end
elevation. C19 two storey red brick addition projecting to right.
N. Pevsner, B.O.E. Shropshire, p.304.

Listing NGR: SJ7968207292

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