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Bridge, About 300 Metres East of Helmingham Hall, Helmingham

Description: Bridge, About 300 Metres East of Helmingham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279709

OS Grid Reference: TM1895857667
OS Grid Coordinates: 618958, 257667
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1738, 1.2008

Location: B1077, Helmingham, Suffolk IP14 6EG

Locality: Helmingham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 6EG

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Listing Text

TM 15 NE
4/90 Bridge, about 300m east of
Helmingham Hall


Bridge, probably c.1800 as part of works carried out at Helmingham Hall by
John Nash. Red brick. Causeway about 4m wide. Tall semicircular arch,
spanning a small stream. Parapets about lm high with gabled brick copings;
the parapets are splayed outwards at the approaches. Square terminal piers;
these have pyramid finials with coped gables at the base, in a similar manner
to the bridge piers in the moat surrounding Helmingham Hall. The bridge
carries a path leading from Helmingham Hall to the Parish Church and is an
important landscape feature of the Park.

Listing NGR: TM1895857667

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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