The Red House

Date:
3 Jul 2002
Location:
The Red House, Newport Road, Tong, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, TF11 8PW
Reference:
IOE01/07683/02
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SJ 70 NE TONG C.P. NEWPORT ROAD (East side)

6/34 The Red House.

26/5/55

GV II

House. Dated 1766 on brick to front. Red brick with old tile roof.

L-plan. 3 storeys with 2 storey wing to rear. Moulded stone plinth, giant order of end pilaster strips, moulded wooden eaves cornice, stone coped parapet gable end, end stacks and stack to rear. 3 bays; windows with C19 wooden mullioned and transomed casements, bracketed cills, gauged heads, and projecting keystones. Central 6-panelled door with top 4 panels glazed, doorcase with moulded architrave, frieze and cornice, and C19 wrought iron lattice porch with tented hood. 2 storey outbuilding set back to right of red brick with tile roof; plinth, eaves band, dentilled brick eaves cornice, and parapeted gable end. Two C20 casements with segmental relieving arches flanking central blocked segmental arched doorway. RP/AP/MP inscribed on bricks to front.

Interior: C18 two-flight dog-leg staircase with open string, turned balusters, and inlaid moulded ramped handrail. N. Pevsner, B.O.E.

Shropshire, p.304.

Listing NGR: SJ7969207360

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Johns_Val IOE Records for Johns, Val; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mrs Val Johns. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Johns, Val

Rights Holder: Johns, Val

Keywords

Brick, Stone, Tile, Georgian House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument, Oubliette, Unassigned, Building