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Bridge Above Snake Pool in Gardens of Sezincote House, Sezincote

Description: Bridge Above Snake Pool in Gardens of Sezincote House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 128757

OS Grid Reference: SP1716031221
OS Grid Coordinates: 417160, 231221
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9792, -1.7516

Location: Sezincote, Gloucestershire GL56 9AW

Locality: Sezincote
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 9AW

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Listing Text

SP 13 SE
4/119 Bridge above snake pool in gardens
of Sezincote House
Bridge. 1800 - 1805. By Thomas Daniell for Sir Charles Cockerell.
Ashlar limestone with brick vaulting, cast iron trellis work.
Facade curves in towards 3-bay bridge over stream. 2 rows of 4
octagonal columns with square bases and capitals supporting bridge,
flanked by 2 rows of similar engaged columns. Stone bench and
stepping stones under centre of bridge. Stone parapet with cast-
iron trellis work panels based on semi-circle. Pair of cast iron
model Brahmin bulls symmetrically placed towards centre of parapet.
Lotus flower type finials on piers of parapet to either side.

Listing NGR: SP1716031221

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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