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Simonsbath Bridge at Ngr Ss 7720 3909, Exmoor

Description: Simonsbath Bridge at Ngr Ss 7720 3909

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 265426

OS Grid Reference: SS7719839095
OS Grid Coordinates: 277198, 139095
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1379, -3.7567

Location: B3223, Exmoor, Somerset TA24 7SL

Locality: Exmoor
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 7SL

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Listing Text

Simonsbath Bridge at NGR SS 7720 3909

Road bridge over River Barle. Medieval in origin, subsequently extensively rebuilt especially after 1952 floods. Flat bedded slate, random rubble voussoirs, slate bedded on end to form saddle back coping. Three arch span. West side 3
semi-circular headed arches, cutwaters rising to spring of arch with flat pilasters above. East side pointed arch central opening, flanked by 2 slightly different semi-circular headed arches, cutwaters between with recessed ledge,
parapet rebuilt behind. (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: SS7719839095

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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