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Shoemakers Cottage and Old Tong House

A Grade II Listed Building in Tong, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6642 / 52°39'51"N

Longitude: -2.3022 / 2°18'7"W

OS Eastings: 379659

OS Northings: 307428

OS Grid: SJ796074

Mapcode National: GBR 06X.SYF

Mapcode Global: WH9DC.L9XD

Plus Code: 9C4VMM7X+M4

Entry Name: Shoemakers Cottage and Old Tong House

Listing Date: 26 May 1955

Last Amended: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367653

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255336

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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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 20/06/2019

SJ 70 NE

HUBBAL LANE (north side),
No. 45 (Shoemakers Cottage) and No 46 (Old Tong House)

(formerly listed as TONG HILL LANE (North side), Nos. 45, 46, and 48 (Hafod), previously listed as No. 46, No. 47 and No. 48)


Formerly three cottages. Mid to late C17. Timber framed with stone plinth, painted brick nogging, and old tile roof. Four framed bays. One and a half storeys. Four eyebrow eaves dormers with two-light leaded casements, end stacks, and central ridge stacks.

Framing: square panels with straight braces. Four window front, two-light leaded casement to left, three five-light leaded casements to right, that to far right Gothic tracery. Boarded and half glazed doors between first and second windows from left and C20 boarded door between first and second windows from right. This row of cottages was probably formerly thatched.

Listing NGR: SJ7965907430

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