Description: Footbridge over Road at St 176 324
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270263
OS Grid Reference: ST1758332448
OS Grid Coordinates: 317583, 132448
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0854, -3.1780
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ST13SE BISHOP'S LYDEARD CP
3/52 Footbridge over road at ST 176 324
Footbridge. Dated 1838. Red sandstone random rubble. Single span arch,
chamfered corners to abutments, low parapet carrying cast iron spearhead
design railings, parapet swept back and terminating in square red sandstone gatepiers topped with 2 courses of brickwork and sandstone caps. West end
has simple wrought iron gate, probably coeval. Keystone on South front of
bridge inscribed G.I.E. (George Esdaile) 1838. This bridge, largely
obscured by ivy it time of survey (June 1983), originally connected
Cothelstone House (now demolished) and stables to the East, with the walled kitchen garden to the West.
Listing NGR: ST1758332448
Source: English Heritage
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