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Denwick Bridge over River Aln, Denwick

Description: Denwick Bridge over River Aln

Grade: I
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 236372

OS Grid Reference: NU1975013813
OS Grid Coordinates: 419750, 613813
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4178, -1.6895

Locality: Denwick
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 9SN

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Listing Text

NU 11 SE
10/35 Denwick Bridge,
10.1.53 over River Aln

Bridge, dated 1766 perhaps by Robert Mylne. Squared stone with ashlar dressings.
Gothick style. Single round arch with chamfer and moulded ring. West face has
semi-octagonal projections flanking arch; in spandrels of arch cusped circles
with shields bearing Percy lion (left) and 5 fusils of old Percy (right).
Moulded dentil cornice with 2 corbels each bearing Percy crescent and date in
Roman numerals; flanking projections have cornice on arched corbel table.
Openwork parapet of interlinked crescents, with flat moulded coping of blocks
linked by metal clamps. East face plainer, with stepped arch and dentil cornice,
flanked by pilasters. Splayed wing walls with chamfered coping on north.

Partly in Alnwick U.D.

Listing NGR: NU1975013813

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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