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Sheepwash Bridge, Ashford in the Water

Description: Sheepwash Bridge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 July 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 80460

OS Grid Reference: SK1943169612
OS Grid Coordinates: 419431, 369612
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2232, -1.7104

Location: The Duke's Dr, Ashford in the Water, Derbyshire DE45 1QP

Locality: Ashford in the Water
Local Authority: Derbyshire Dales District Council
County: Derbyshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE45 1QP

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There is also a scheduled monument, 'Sheepwash' 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

SK 19 69 PARISH OF ASHFORD IN THE WATER FENNEL STREET
11/30 (South Side)
12.7.1967 Sheepwash Bridge
GV II*


Bridge, C18. Coursed limestone rubble. Three shallow segmental arches with
rubble voussoirs. Dripmoulds over each arch. Two cutwaters to either side of
bridge, between arches, rising into V-shaped recesses in parapet walls over.
Rubble copings. To either side and at each end, the walls splay outwards. On
the south bank to east, side wall curves round to form pen with opening towards
river for sheep dipping. Also a Scheduled Ancient Monument.


Listing NGR: SK1943169612

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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