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The Green Bridge, Hackleton

Description: The Green Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235512

OS Grid Reference: SP8241553785
OS Grid Coordinates: 482415, 253785
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1762, -0.7962

Location: Hackleton, Northamptonshire NN7 2AP

Locality: Hackleton
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN7 2AP

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Listing Text

8/112 The Green Bridge


Bridge. Mid C18. Dressed limestone. 3-arch bridge. Low depressed arches, broad
piers, recessed rectangular panels above arches, uniform vermiculated
rustication and corbel blocks to cornice. No balustrades. Diagonal retaining
walls to west side, with similar rustication. Bridge formerly stood between two
lakes, the lower of which survives. The bridge is higher to west side and
formerly acted as a weir or low dam maintaining level of water in lake to east
side, now drained. The bridge carried a drive leading from Horton Hall
(demolished 1936) through park to the Menagerie (q.v.) and is close to the
icehouse (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP8241553785

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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