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Aylesford Bridge, Aylesford

Description: Aylesford Bridge

Grade: I
Date Listed: 25 August 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 179262

OS Grid Reference: TQ7294158927
OS Grid Coordinates: 572941, 158927
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3032, 0.4795

Location: Station Road, Aylesford, Kent ME20 7QR

Locality: Aylesford
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME20 7QR

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

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Listing Text

TQ 7258
12/87 Aylesford Bridge
(formerly listed as
25.8.59 The Bridge)

- I

Bridge. C14, central arch widened by removing a pier to allow passage for larger
river traffic in 1824. Coursed and random rubblestone. 5 arches, that in centre
wider, the outer 4-pointed and all double-chamfered with stone dressings.
Sloping buttresses to piers with cut-waters below on rebuilt concrete foundations,
revealed only at low tide. Octagonal and triangular canted stand-points resting
on buttresses over the piers with 2 to the south of the central arch and 6 to the
north. Stone-coped parapet. A barge-bed remains below the bridge, constructed
from large baulks of timber (this part not listable). Scheduled as an Ancient

Listing NGR: TQ7294958946

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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