TONG HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1054811
Date first listed:
24-Jan-1967
Statutory Address:
TONG HOUSE, TONG LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
TONG HOUSE, TONG LANE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Kent
District:
Swale (District Authority)
Parish:
Eastling
National Grid Reference:
TQ 95946 56236

Details

TQ 95 NE EASTLING TONG LANE (south side)

Tong House 4/29 24.1.67 II

Wealden hall house, now house. C15. Timber framed and exposed with plaster infill and part underbuilt with painted brick, with plain tiled roof. Four framed bays, with framed and continuously jettied wing to right rear. Two storeys on flint plinth with left and right end bays jettied on dragon posts, the left jetty underbuilt. Flying wall plate on solid curved braces and hipped roof with gablets and stacks to rear right, centre right and projecting end left. Irregular fenestration of one 2 storey canted bay window to centre left, and 4 wooden casements on first floor and 4 glazing bar sashes and 1 wooden casement in bay window on ground floor. Door of 6 raised and fielded panels to left with semi-circular traceried fan. Four centre arched door surround to original screens passage to centre right, with carved head and carvings of pelican and cockatrice in spandrels. Interior: smoke blackening, crown post roof. The rear four centred arched door surround to screens passage has been moved to rear of present front door. Stack inserted into hell originally backing onto screens passage.

Listing NGR: TQ9594656236

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
176433
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 01 Sep 2006
Reference: IOE01/16024/13
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Robin Leonard Fletcher. Source Historic England Archive
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