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New Buildings Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Tong, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.657 / 52°39'25"N

Longitude: -2.2963 / 2°17'46"W

OS Eastings: 380052

OS Northings: 306632

OS Grid: SJ800066

Mapcode National: GBR 073.G7S

Mapcode Global: WH9DC.PGQW

Entry Name: New Buildings Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255327

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 80 NW TONG C.P. NEWPORT ROAD
(East side)

7/6 New Buildings Farmhouse.
-

- II

Farmhouse. Late C18. Red brick with stone dressings, and old tile roof,
pyramidal over end pavilions. Neo-Palladian style; one room deep with higher
projecting square end pavilions. 3 storeys. Plinth, ground floor impost -
band, plat band between first and second floors, dentil brick eaves cornice,
ridge stack off-centre to right,and end stack to left, 1:311 bay rhythm;
segmental headed windows with C19 wooden casements and C20 tiled cills.
Large central blocked round arch with raised architrave, impost blocks
and keystone; pavilions with ground floor recessed blind round arches,
raised architraves, impost blocks, and keystone. Pair of C20 segmental
headed glazed doors. Main entrance to rear. Some C19 and C20 additions to
rear. Interior: first floor suspended from arch braces. This farmhouse
was reputedly built to obstruct the view from Kilsall Hall (see Donington
C.P.). D. H. Robinaon, The Wandering Vorfe, Waine Research Publications,
1980, p.66.


Listing NGR: SJ8005206632

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