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Bridge at South West End of Lake Approximately 300 Metres South of Sarsden House, Sarsden

Description: Bridge at South West End of Lake Approximately 300 Metres South of Sarsden House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 254087

OS Grid Reference: SP2897422600
OS Grid Coordinates: 428974, 222600
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9012, -1.5803

Location: Sarsden, Oxfordshire OX7 6PS

Locality: Sarsden
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6PS

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Listing Text

7/192 Bridge at SW end of lake
approx. 300m S of Sarsden


Bridge. Circa 1796 by Humphry Repton for John Langston. Limestone ashlar with
boulder facing to north side and above arch on south side. Single segmental
arch. Humphry Repton, who created the lake on which the bridge stands, presented
a Red Book for improvements to Sarsden (including the formation of the lake) to
John Langston in March 1796.
(Nigel Temple, Sarsden, Oxfordshire: Journal of Garden History: Vol.6, No.2
(1986), pp.89-111)

Listing NGR: SP2897422600

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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