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Cornford Bridge, Bishop's Caundle

Description: Cornford Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 104743

OS Grid Reference: ST6916512043
OS Grid Coordinates: 369165, 112043
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9070, -2.4399

Location: Cornford Hill, Holwell, Dorset DT9 5JZ

Locality: Bishop's Caundle
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5JZ

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

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Listing Text

ST 61 SE BISHOP'S CAUNDLE

2/19 Cornford Bridge
(That part in Bishop's
11-7-51 Caundle Parish)

II*

Road bridge over river Caundle. C15 and C18. Coursed rubble with ashlar coping. 3 segmental pointed arches with 2 orders of voussoirs. Up stream are 2 pointed cutwaters with rectangular refuges above. Down stream there is one similar cutwater and a 3 stage buttress of C15 origin. Bevelled coping except to one part of a refuge which retains a C15 hollow chamfered coping. Part in Howell Parish.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 15, no 2.


ST 61 SE HOWELL Cornford Bridge
(That part in Howell
2/19 Parish)

II*

Road bridge over river Caundle. C15 and C18. Coursed rubble with ashlar coping. 3 segmental pointed arches with 2 orders of voussoirs. Up stream are 2 pointed cutwaters with rectangular refuges above. Down stream there is one similar cutwater and a 3 stage buttress of C15 origin. Bevelled coping except to one part of a refuge which retains a C15 hollow chamfered coping. Part in Bishop┬┐s Caundle parish.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 15, no 2.


NGR: ST6916512043

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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