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Brancepeth Bridge, Brancepeth

Description: Brancepeth Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 109883

OS Grid Reference: NZ2215837728
OS Grid Coordinates: 422158, 537728
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7340, -1.6574

Location: A690, Lcp Stanhope and Wolsingham Parishes And, Durham DH7 8EA

Locality: Brancepeth
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH7 8EA

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Listing Text

NZ 2237 22153773
(East side, off)
15/1 Brancepeth Bridge
25/10/74 (formerly listed
as Brancepeth
Old Bridge)

Road bridge over Stockley Burn. Early-mid C19 rebuilding of earlier bridge.
Sandstone ashlar arch and parapets, rock-faced abutments and rubble end walls.
Gothic style. High pointed arch under drip-mould flanked by wide battered
abutments. Band at road level is dentilled above arch. Embattled parapets
between slightly higher end sections which break forward over abutments.
Battered end walls with quoins and rendered coping. This bridge straddles
the parishes of Brancepeth and Crook-and-Willington.

Listing NGR: NZ2215937728

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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