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Swiss Bridge, Approximately 890 Metres South South West of Blenheim Palace, Blenheim

Description: Swiss Bridge, Approximately 890 Metres South South West of Blenheim Palace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253013

OS Grid Reference: SP4373815186
OS Grid Coordinates: 443738, 215186
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8336, -1.3666

Location: Blenheim, Oxfordshire OX29 8LB

Locality: Blenheim
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX29 8LB

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Listing Text

21/27 Swiss Bridge, approx. 890m SSW
of Blenheim Palace
- II
Bridge. c.1820, for Fifth Duke of Marlborough. Wrought-iron. Trellised
balustrade supported on slender arch-braced piers. Situated beneath Capability
Brown's Grand Cascade: the Fifth Duke made a botanical garden around the
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade Ii
D. Green, Blenheim Palace: 1951, p193)

Listing NGR: SP4373815186

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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