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Cole Bridge, Coleshill

Description: Cole Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 September 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 309332

OS Grid Reference: SP1992589513
OS Grid Coordinates: 419925, 289513
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5032, -1.7079

Location: B4117, Coleshill, Warwickshire B46 3BP

Locality: Coleshill
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B46 3BP

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There is also a scheduled monument, Coleshill Bridge, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

9/18 Cole Bridge
Road bridge. Mid C16; the bridge was widened towards the west circa 1700 and
this side has been extensively repaired in the C19 and C20. C16 dressed
sandstone blocks and red brick of circa 1700. East side: C16. Six semi-circular
arches of 2 chamfered orders spanning the River Cole. Plain parapet and V-shaped
cutwaters surmounted by square refuges at parapet level. One of the cutwaters
has been rebuilt in brick in the C18. To the right are 3 more semi-circular
arches also with cutwaters; these carry a causeway leading to the bridge. West
side: segmental brick arches with raised keystones and brick dripstones. Squat
sandstone cutwaters. Sandstone parapet band and late C20 plain parapet. 3
segmental brick causeway arches to the left. -

Listing NGR: SP1992589513

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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