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Driveway bridge over Afon Miwl

A Grade II Listed Building in Kerry, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5033 / 52°30'11"N

Longitude: -3.2614 / 3°15'41"W

OS Eastings: 314473

OS Northings: 290232

OS Grid: SO144902

Mapcode National: GBR 9V.HHNV

Mapcode Global: VH68B.FB5V

Entry Name: Driveway bridge over Afon Miwl

Listing Date: 12 September 1996

Last Amended: 12 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17292

Building Class: Transport

Location: Located on the former driveway from Dolforgan Lodges to Dolforgan Hall.

County: Powys

Town: Newtown

Community: Kerry (Ceri)

Community: Kerry

Locality: Dolforgan

Built-Up Area: Kerry

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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Exterior

1818. Cast iron bridge of 4 rings of cast iron, each in 2 sections, bolted at the centre, with open ring spandrels and abutment frames bearing on stone abutments. The deck is of timber boards carried on iron/steel joists placed longitudinally each side and protected at the edges by finely detailed cast iron railings.In poor condition at the time of inspection (January 1996).

Reasons for Listing

Included as an interesting early use of cast iron and as a significant component of the early layout at Dolforgan Hall.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Fountain in S garden at Dolforgen Hall
    Located immediately in front of the S elevation of Dolforgan Hall, and at the centre of the geometric box-hedged knot garden.
  • II* Dolforgan Hall
    Located on the valley bottom at the end of a driveway leading off the main road 1km W of Kerry village, and set amid its former estate, with stable building, formal garden, and shrubbery.
  • II Coachhouse at Dolforgan Hall
    The coachhouse is located on the approach road to Dolforgan Hall from the E, and lies immediately W of the Hall itself.
  • II Dolforgan Lodge (West) with gate screen, piers and gate formerly to Dolforgan Hall
    Located against the main road, and set on a splay to flank the bellmouth entrance to the former driveway.
  • II Dolforgan Lodge (East)
    Located against the main road, and set on a splay to flank the bellmouth entrance to the former driveway.
  • II Arhosfa
    Located within the prominent group of service buildings, by the side of the main Kerry to Newtown road, and set behind Sunnycroft.
  • I Church of St Michael and All Angels
    Located within a circular churchyard on the N side of the Square, at the centre of Kerry village.
  • II Dolforgan sawmill
    Located at the W end of the village, set gable on the N side of the road to Newtown.

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