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Bridge Approximately 500 Metres West of Sandford Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandford St. Martin, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9384 / 51°56'18"N

Longitude: -1.3978 / 1°23'52"W

OS Eastings: 441496

OS Northings: 226829

OS Grid: SP414268

Mapcode National: GBR 7V9.FFD

Mapcode Global: VHBZB.QJDV

Entry Name: Bridge Approximately 500 Metres West of Sandford Park

Listing Date: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052513

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251985

Location: Sandford St. Martin, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Sandford St. Martin

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Sandford St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25/04/2018


LEDWELL ROAD (West side)
Bridge approximately 500 metres west of Sandford Park

(Formerly listed under WORTON ROAD)

Bridge. Early/mid C18. West face: coursed limestone rubble with marlstone ashlar dressings: east facet marlstone with limestone ashlar dressings. Baroque style.

A row of seven graduated semi-circular arches with ashlar voussoirs and double-stepped radiating keyblocks, the principal keyblocks linked to a stepped ashlar band. The wide central span has four subsidiary keyblocks; the other arches have two. The east face is partly ruinous. There is no parapet and the turf roadway rises towards the centre of the bridge which spans approximately 70 metres across the largest of the lakes in Sandford Park.

Sandford Park is included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at Grade II.

Listing NGR: SP4149626827

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