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Holme Bridge, East Stoke

Description: Holme Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108346

OS Grid Reference: SY8904986652
OS Grid Coordinates: 389049, 86652
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6794, -2.1563

Location: B3070, East Stoke, Dorset BH20 6AF

Locality: East Stoke
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 6AF

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

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Listing Text


10/73 Holme Bridge

20/11/59 II *

Bridge over River Frome. Early C17 origin, lengthened in late C17, C18 and
C19. Original structure of stone, lengthened and parapets rebuilt in brick.
Original section has 3 stone arches of 2 orders - the central one higher.
Additional plain stone arch built on north in late C17 and a brick arch in C18.
Further brick arch added on south in C19. West parapet has 5 cutwaters -
also forming refuges. 2 cutwaters only on east side. Stone copings to
parapets. Scheduled Ancient Monument. RCHM Monument 3.

Listing NGR: SY8904986652

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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