History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Radcot Bridge (That Part in Town of Great Faringdon)

A Grade I Listed Building in Grafton and Radcot, Oxfordshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.6927 / 51°41'33"N

Longitude: -1.5882 / 1°35'17"W

OS Eastings: 428561

OS Northings: 199405

OS Grid: SU285994

Mapcode National: GBR 5V9.THS

Mapcode Global: VHC0D.FQ78

Entry Name: Radcot Bridge (That Part in Town of Great Faringdon)

Listing Date: 21 November 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048414

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249478

Location: Grafton and Radcot, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, SN7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Grafton and Radcot

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Faringdon

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

SU 29 NE

1/1 Radcot Bridge (that part
in town of Gt Faringdon)

- I

Early C14 and C15 stone bridge. 3 arches. Outer arches pointed and ribbed
beneath. Taller central round arch probably a later rebuilding. Chamfered
coping and small 3-sided projection over centre arch of east side. The bridge
was broken down in 1387 at the Battle of Radcot and the centre arch may be a
subsequent repair. 'The best medieval bridge in Berkshire' (Pevsner). A.M.
The north side of the bridge is in West Oxfordshire District.

Listing NGR: SU2856199405

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.