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Five Arch Bridge, Bexley

Description: Five Arch Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 198696

OS Grid Reference: TQ4822771880
OS Grid Coordinates: 548227, 171880
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4265, 0.1307

Location: 102 The Grove, Bexley, Greater London DA5 3LZ

Locality: Bexley
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: DA5 3LZ

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Listing Text

(west side)
North Cray
TQ 47 SE 4/14 Five Arch Bridge
250 yds north-north-west of Church of St James. Circa 1781. Much rebuilt
5-arched footbridge, incorporating weir on north side. Round arches, graded
in size ; curved parapet with ends curving outwards. Now largely of yellow
brick, but with red brick on each side; courses of flint below stone band;
stone parapet much replaced in cement. The bridge linked the 2 former estates
of North Cray Place and Foots Cray Place, as part of Lancelot Brown's landscaping
of both parks. (See Dorothy Stroud's 'Lancelot Brown').

Listing NGR: TQ4822771880

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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