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Footbridge and Railings over Stream 20 Metres East of Lydeard House, Bishop's Lydeard

Description: Footbridge and Railings over Stream 20 Metres East of Lydeard House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270261

OS Grid Reference: ST1671529870
OS Grid Coordinates: 316715, 129870
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0621, -3.1898

Location: West Street, Bishops Lydeard, Somerset TA4 3AU

Locality: Bishop's Lydeard
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 3AU

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Listing Text


10/50 Footbridge and railings over
stream 20 metres East of Lydeard


Footbridge, with railings, over stream. Late C18, railings probably renewed after 1945. Red sandstone random rubble,
rendered coping, 3 arch span with vermiculated keystones, abutments swept back on West side, terminated prematurely on
East where ground rises slightly. Simple wrought iron uprights, horizontal top, central scroll panel and curved
supports. The ground drops away sharply on South side of bridge with the water chanelled under the centre arch where a
stone projection forms a small cascade.

Listing NGR: ST1671529870

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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