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Bridge Approximately 700 Metrtes North East of National Westminster Bank Staff College

A Grade II Listed Building in Heythrop, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9401 / 51°56'24"N

Longitude: -1.4653 / 1°27'55"W

OS Eastings: 436852

OS Northings: 226980

OS Grid: SP368269

Mapcode National: GBR 6SW.8CQ

Mapcode Global: VHBZ9.KH6K

Entry Name: Bridge Approximately 700 Metrtes North East of National Westminster Bank Staff College

Listing Date: 30 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368049

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253269

Location: Heythrop, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Heythrop

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Heythrop

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

5/88 Bridge approx. 700m NE of
National Westminster Bank
Staff College


Bridge. Early C18, possibly by Thomas Archer for Charles Talbot 1st Duke of
Shrewsbury. Limestone ashlar. Baroque style. Bridge has 3 widely-spaced arches
linked by a convex string, the outer arches semi-circular, the central opening
wider with a depressed arch; all have double-stepped keyblocks and intermittent
voussoirs projecting from an arched band. The solid straight parapet rises over
the central arch and curves outwards at the ends. The bridge now forms a dam
retaining the waters of the lake created c.1750.
(Heythrop Park is included at Grade II* in the English Heritage Register of
Parks and Gardens; VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol II, p131)

Listing NGR: SP3685226980

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