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Suspension Bridge, Sherborne St John

Description: Suspension Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 139061

OS Grid Reference: SU6348958131
OS Grid Coordinates: 463489, 158131
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3188, -1.0903

Location: Sherborne St John, Hampshire RG26 5EH

Locality: Sherborne St John
Local Authority: Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG26 5EH

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Listing Text

Suspension Bridge


Early C19. Footbridge across the western moat, with 2 piers on each bank supporting a
chain system. Red brick with stone caps and ball finials. Between the inner piers
there is a wrought-iron gateway with a scroll overthrow. Flanking low approach walls
enclose 2 steps, and have sculptured greyhounds lying on the coping.

Listing NGR: SU6271556115

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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