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Radcot Bridge (That Part in Town of Great Faringdon), Grafton and Radcot

Description: Radcot Bridge (That Part in Town of Great Faringdon)

Grade: I
Date Listed: 21 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 249478

OS Grid Reference: SU2856199405
OS Grid Coordinates: 428561, 199405
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6927, -1.5882

Location: A4095, Grafton, Oxfordshire SN7 8DT

Locality: Grafton and Radcot
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN7 8DT

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Radcot Bridge, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

Explore more of the area around Grafton and Radcot, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SU 29 NE

1/1 Radcot Bridge (that part
in town of Gt Faringdon)

- I

Early C14 and C15 stone bridge. 3 arches. Outer arches pointed and ribbed
beneath. Taller central round arch probably a later rebuilding. Chamfered
coping and small 3-sided projection over centre arch of east side. The bridge
was broken down in 1387 at the Battle of Radcot and the centre arch may be a
subsequent repair. 'The best medieval bridge in Berkshire' (Pevsner). A.M.
The north side of the bridge is in West Oxfordshire District.

Listing NGR: SU2856199405

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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