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Canal Bridge Number 164 About 400 Metres East of the Grove, Sarratt

Description: Canal Bridge Number 164 About 400 Metres East of the Grove

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 158951

OS Grid Reference: TQ0862598826
OS Grid Coordinates: 508625, 198826
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6777, -0.4304

Location: Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire WD3 4PD

Locality: Sarratt
Local Authority: Watford Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD3 4PD

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Listing Text

(Northeast side)

6/306 Canal Bridge No. 164
15.11.73 about 400m E of The Grove (Formerly
listed as Canal Bridge at Grove House
GV in the civil parish of Watford Rural)


Partly in Watford Borough Council area. Accommodation bridge over Grand
Union Canal carrying approach drive to The Grove (q.v.). c.1800.
Elaborately stuccoed brick. Neo-classical style. 5m wide, humped.
Segmental arch with radiating voussoirs and keystone, flanked each side
by small segmental headed arches between panelled piers. Parapet with
piers ornamented with oval plaques, dummy balustrade over dentil
cornice. Splayed out at banks to end piers. (W.B. Johnson, Industrial
Archaeology of Hertfordshire, 1970).

Listing NGR: TQ0862598826

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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