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Hawkenbury Bridge, Staplehurst

Description: Hawkenbury Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 174570

OS Grid Reference: TQ7989444509
OS Grid Coordinates: 579894, 144509
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1715, 0.5719

Location: Headcorn Road, Staplehurst, Kent TN12 0DU

Locality: Staplehurst
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 0DU

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Listing Text

TQ 74 SE

3/103 Hawkenbury
Bridge (also
noted under


Partly in Headcorn civil parish. Road bridge. Part C15, part C18,
with C19 or C20 alterations. Uneven blocks of roughly coursed
stone. Parapet of C19 or C20 red and grey brick in Flemish bond
with grey brick dressings. 4 arches. 2 south arches probably C18,
rounded, with ashlared soffits and voussoirs. North arch similar
but much lower. Second arch from north 4-centred, low, with
ashlared voussoirs and stone rubble soffit. 4 rectangular C19 or
C20 red and grey brick cutwaters to east. Bridge widened to west
with C19 or C20 red and grey brick.

Listing NGR: TQ7812543568

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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