Tong Castle, (also known as Tong), Telford, England
Record Id: 6711
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
There are extensive 18th- and 19th-century gardens at Tong, on an estate with medieval origins. Capability Brown is implicated in the redesign.
Brief history of site
There have been a castle and associated park at Tong since the medieval period, but Capability Brown built a new house (now lost) and grounds in the mid-18th century. Further embellishments were made in the 19th century.
Address: Tong, Shropshire, TF11 8PP
Historical County: Shropshire
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Form of site: park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Site first created: Before 1273
Main period of development: Medieval
Survival: Part: standing remains