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New Bridge, Great Rissington

Description: New Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130864

OS Grid Reference: SP1785917729
OS Grid Coordinates: 417859, 217729
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8579, -1.7421

Location: Great Rissington, Gloucestershire GL54 2LQ

Locality: Great Rissington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 2LQ

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Listing Text

SP 11 NE
3/131 New Bridge
Bridge over River Windrush on boundary of parishes of Great
Rissington, Clapton-on-the Hill and Sherborne C.P's. (q.v.).
Probably built c1806. Coursed squared and dressed limestone.
Bridge parapet curves forward either side of single 4-centred
arched span with moulded hood. Triangular buttresses on bridge
abutment with weathered copings. Parapet with saddleback coping
terminates in square piers with stepped pyramidal cappings. Very
similar in style to bridge south-west of Bourton-on-the-Water on
boundary of the civil parishes of Cold Aston, Bourton-on-the-Water
and Lower Slaughter (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP1785917729

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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