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Ilford Bridge and Causeway, Christchurch

Description: Ilford Bridge and Causeway

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 101798

OS Grid Reference: SZ1379893595
OS Grid Coordinates: 413798, 93595
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7418, -1.8058

Location: Christchurch Road, Christchurch BH23 2BA

Locality: Christchurch
Local Authority: Christchurch Borough Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH23 2BA

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Listing Text

1.
5186 OLD BRIDGE ROAD
Iford Bridge and causeway
SZ 1393 31/35 5.5.52.

II

2.
Partly in Bournemouth District, but mostly in former Christchurch MB. Causeway
at east end between brick walls with stone coping, circa 1800, outer sides have
pilaster strips and 1 blind arch. Central section of bridge has 4 arches, mid
Cl7, mixed ironstone and Purbeck stone, with triangular cutwaters. Main western
section has 4 low round-headed arches, late C18, with piers on mud islets, keystones
to cutwaters carry recessed circular panels. All of grey ashlar, including solid
parapet, except for ironstone banding to cutwaters. Now used by pedestrians
only.


Listing NGR: SZ1379893595

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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