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Longford Castle Bridge, Alderbury

Description: Longford Castle Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319391

OS Grid Reference: SU1722726690
OS Grid Coordinates: 417227, 126690
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0393, -1.7557

Location: Alderbury, Wiltshire SP5 4ED

Locality: Alderbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 4ED

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Listing Text


5/12 Longford Castle Bridge


Bridge over River Avon. 1914 by Gambier Parry. Limestone ashlar.
Three segmental arches with cutwaters and octagonal refuges above.
Parapet with turned balusters in panels, and weathered coping.
Stone tablet over central arch on each side, dated 1914. One loop
to each refuge below road level. Built to replace an earlier bridge
downstream, when the line of the drive was moved about 200 metres
to the north. East side of bridge in Odstock C.P. (q.v.).
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England : Wiltshire, 1975).

Listing NGR: SU1722726690

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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