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Shillingford Bridge, Brightwell-cum-Sotwell

Description: Shillingford Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 249160

OS Grid Reference: SU5965992036
OS Grid Coordinates: 459659, 192036
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6240, -1.1396

Location: Wallingford Road, Brightwell-Cum-Sotwell, Oxfordshire OX10 8NA

Locality: Brightwell-cum-Sotwell
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 8NA

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Listing Text

SU59SE Shillingford
1/2 Shillingford Bridge (that part
09/04/52 in Brightwell-cum-Sotwell


Bridge. c.1826. Limestone ashlar and some brick. Central section has 3 graduated
segmental arches with projecting keyblocks, separated by shallow pilaster strips
rising from cutwaters; balustraded parapet stands above a projecting band which
follows round the pilasters. Flanking sections have plain solid parapets: to
south, curving outwards sharply to square piers; to north, forming a long
causeway with 9 low plain arches in groups of 1, 3 and 5. On the west face the
flanking sections are mainly of brick. The bridge spans the River Thames.

Listing NGR: SU5965992036

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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