The Vicarage / Tong House
- 14 Jul 2002
- The Vicarage, Newport Road, Tong, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, TF11 8PW
- Tong House, Newport Road, Tong, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, TF11 8PW
- Photograph (Digital)
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 (West side)
6/30 Tong House 26/5/55 (formerly listed as The Vicarage).
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
Copyright IoE Mrs Val Johns. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Johns, Val
Rights Holder: Johns, Val
Ashlar, Brick, Tile, Stuart House, Georgian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Steps, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site