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Road Bridge and Footbridge 320 Metres South East of Howick Hall, Longhoughton

Description: Road Bridge and Footbridge 320 Metres South East of Howick Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237025

OS Grid Reference: NU2504417272
OS Grid Coordinates: 425044, 617272
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4487, -1.6056

Location: Longhoughton, Northumberland NE66 3LB

Locality: Longhoughton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3LB

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Listing Text


16/134 Road bridge and
footbridge 320
metres south-east
of Howick Hall

Road bridge and foot bridge. Probably early C19. Tooled ashlar; cast-iron
railings on footbridge. Road bridge over the Howick Burn; higher-level
footbridge carrying a path through the Hall gardens spans north end of roadway.
Road bridge has segmental arch with a similar but smaller flood arch on the
south. Square band below parapet with moulded plinth and coping divided into
17 bays by shallow pilasters. At south end parapets end in taller rectangular
piers with low pyramidal caps; at north end they step up to join footbridge,
which has a chamfered segmental arch and a band below an arched dwarf wall
carrying railing; square-section standards with multi-moulded finials and bars
with moulded circular tops.

Listing NGR: NU2504417272

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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