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Bridge and Dam over Lake Near Chepstow Lodge, Highnam Court, Highnam

Description: Bridge and Dam over Lake Near Chepstow Lodge, Highnam Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 134325

OS Grid Reference: SO7956219174
OS Grid Coordinates: 379562, 219174
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8708, -2.2982

Location: A40, Highnam, Gloucestershire GL2 8DP

Locality: Highnam
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL2 8DP

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Listing Text

SO 7819-7919
9/34 Bridge and dam over lake
near Chepstow Lodge,
Highnam Court
Bridge and dam. Mid C19 for T. Gambier-Parry. English bond
brickwork, ashlar balustrade, course, squared stone below arch.
Wide central section with narrower side. Downstream elevation, 2
piers each side central opening, segmental blue brick arch over.
Smaller, rectangular opening near top of arch, infilled stone to
form dam and cascade. Above moulded stone base, balustrade in 3
lengths with plain piers, moulded stone cap. Bridge formed part of
garden work around house, carrying drive from Chepstow Lodge over
foot of lake. Forms group with Highnam Court and terraces, (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO7956219174

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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