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Outbuilding Approximately 20 Metres to North of the Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Tong, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6641 / 52°39'50"N

Longitude: -2.3019 / 2°18'6"W

OS Eastings: 379677

OS Northings: 307419

OS Grid: SJ796074

Mapcode National: GBR 06X.T12

Mapcode Global: WH9DC.M91G

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

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054378

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255339

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

(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 from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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