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Westernmost of the 3 Packhorse Bridges, Hockenhull

Description: Westernmost of the 3 Packhorse Bridges

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 March 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 55728

OS Grid Reference: SJ4760665681
OS Grid Coordinates: 347606, 365681
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1856, -2.7855

Location: Platts Lane, Cotton Edmunds, City of Chester and West Cheshire CH3 7PG

Locality: Hockenhull
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Country: England
Postcode: CH3 7PG

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Listing Text

SJ 46 NE COTTON EDMUNDS C.P. PLATTS LANE
4759 6567 Hockenhull Platts

2/25 Westernmost of the 3
"Packhorse Bridges".
(formerly listed as
Pack-horse bridges, west
side of group of 3).
1/3/1967

GV II

Humpback bridge over drain: probably later C18. Dressed tooled red
sandstone blocks. Recessed segmental arch carries a plain parapet
with a chamfered coping joined by iron ties. On the north side the
abutments step forward, the south side is flush. Parapets follow the
line of the bridge down and end at square blocks. Small stone sets
and cobbles form the carriageway.

Similar and contemporary to the other 2 bridges, item 2/32.


Listing NGR: SJ4760665681

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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