Description: New River the New River Bridge
Date Listed: 25 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 329002
OS Grid Reference: SE7238069762
OS Grid Coordinates: 472380, 469762
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1186, -0.8941
HENDERSKELFE NEW RIVER
SE 76 NW
7/46 The New River Bridge
Bridge. c1740. By Daniel Garrett for Henry, 4th Earl of Carlisle.
Sandstone ashlar. Banded rustication to cutwaters dividing 3 stepped
segmental arches each with rusticated voussoirs and a mask keystone to
central arch. Niches in tooled architraves with pulvinated friezes and
consoles supporting pediments flank the main arch. Brackets support cornice
surmounted by low parapet with central balustrade and coping. Ramped
approaches have balustrading, rusticated piers to centre, and square-section
end piers. Hussey C, English Gardens and Landscapes 1700-1750, 1967. HBMC,
Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part
32, North Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade I.
Listing NGR: SE7238269766
Source: English Heritage
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