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Bridge at South Entrance to Farmyard of Campsmount Home Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Norton, Doncaster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6211 / 53°37'15"N

Longitude: -1.1897 / 1°11'22"W

OS Eastings: 453695

OS Northings: 414142

OS Grid: SE536141

Mapcode National: GBR NV4K.7P

Mapcode Global: WHDCN.P7PV

Entry Name: Bridge at South Entrance to Farmyard of Campsmount Home Farm

Listing Date: 23 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334937

Location: Norton, Doncaster, DN6

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Norton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Campsall St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

NORTON CAMPSMOUNT PARK

SE 51 SW Bridge at south
entrance to farmyard
of Campsmount Home Farm
GV II
Bridge. Mid-late C18. By John Carr (Connor, p132) for the Campsmount
estate. Red brick arch, otherwise rubble limestone with ashlar sandstone
dressings. Single-span basket arch carrying farm track over a gully; twin
parapet walls with planting beds between. Arch has ashlar springers and
alternately-raised, block-bonded brick voussoirs; band beneath coped outer
parapet walls terminating at square end piers with domed caps; inner parapets
line the farm track and curve to meet the end piers. Impressive landscape
structure of the estate now despoiled by tipping in the gully. Campsmount,
home of the Yarborough and Cooke-Yarborough families was demolished in 1959.
Connor notes that drawings of the bridge signed 'JC', survive in the
Yarborough papers.

Timothy Connor,'The Building of Campsmount', Yorkshire Archaeological Journal,
vol 47, 1975, pp121-l32.


Listing NGR: SE5369514142

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