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Packhorse Bridge Approximately 30 Metres to West of Leeford Bridge (That Part in Brendon Cp), Brendon

Description: Packhorse Bridge Approximately 30 Metres to West of Leeford Bridge (That Part in Brendon Cp)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 397354

OS Grid Reference: SS7692148292
OS Grid Coordinates: 276921, 148292
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2205, -3.7638

Location: Hall Hill, Countisbury, Devon EX35 6PS

Locality: Brendon
Local Authority: North Devon Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: EX35 6PS

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Listing Text

SS 74 NE
(Part in Countisbury)
4/9 Packhorse bridge approximately 30
- metres to west of Leeford Bridge
(that part in Brendon CP)
Packhorse bridge. Probably C17 or C18. Coursed rubblestone. Humped-back shape.
Single round arch with voussoirs and parapets with rubble copings. Curved retaining
walls to the north abutment. Cobbled roadway with steps to south. The bridge spans
the River East Lyn, which forms the parish boundary at this point. It formerly
linked Brendon Mill (not included on this list) with the north bank of the river.

Listing NGR: SS7692148292

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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