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The Stone Bridge, 160 Metres North of Blagdon Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Stannington, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0886 / 55°5'18"N

Longitude: -1.6624 / 1°39'44"W

OS Eastings: 421649

OS Northings: 577177

OS Grid: NZ216771

Mapcode National: GBR J9TL.XP

Mapcode Global: WHC34.FCMC

Entry Name: The Stone Bridge, 160 Metres North of Blagdon Hall

Listing Date: 28 April 1969

Last Amended: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238981

Location: Stannington, Northumberland, NE13

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Stannington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Stannington St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

STANNINGTON BLAGDON
NZ 2177
13/73 The Stone Bridge,
160 metres north
of Blagdon Hall
28.4.69 (formerly listed as
Bridge in Garden of
Blagdon)
G.V. II
Bridge with statuary. Bridge dated 1860, statues by J.C. Lough dated 1869 and
1871. Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings; marble statues. 3 round arches
with rusticated voussoirs, with smaller arch on south for garden path. Soffits
of arches have channeled rustication. Pilasters, impost band (carrying pilasters
over central piers), moulded string below parapet broken forward round pilasters.
Lower parts of central piers have arched niches, those on east with urns and
inscriptions JOHN DONKIN, MASON and M.W.R. (Matthew White Ridley) with date.
Parapet with low gabled coping and low pyramidal caps to pilasters, swept out
at ends to piers carrying life-size classical statues.


Listing NGR: NZ2164977177

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