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Canal Bridge 200 Metres to North of Dower House, Watford

Description: Canal Bridge 200 Metres to North of Dower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 158164

OS Grid Reference: TQ0862798827
OS Grid Coordinates: 508627, 198827
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6777, -0.4303

Location: Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire WD1 3TT

Locality: Watford
Local Authority: Watford Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD1 3TT

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Listing Text

(north side)

Canal Bridge 200 m to
north of Dower House
(formerly listed as
Canal Bridge at Grove House)
TQ 09 NE 3/7 15.11.73


Early C19 brick bridge, elaborately stuccoed, carrying approach drive to The Grove. 15' wide, humped. Segmental arch with radiating voussoirs and keystone, flanked each side by small segment headed arches between panelled piers.
Parapet with piers ornamented with oval plaques, dummy balustrade over dentil cornice. (Partly in former Watford Rural District area).

W B Johnson: Industrial Archaeology of Hertfordshire 1970 p. 121.

Listing NGR: TQ0862798827

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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