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Ornamental bridge in the grounds of The Hendre

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangattock-Vibon-Avel, Monmouthshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8235 / 51°49'24"N

Longitude: -2.7854 / 2°47'7"W

OS Eastings: 345962

OS Northings: 214165

OS Grid: SO459141

Mapcode National: GBR FH.W7PH

Mapcode Global: VH79B.NFTG

Entry Name: Ornamental bridge in the grounds of The Hendre

Listing Date: 19 March 2001

Last Amended: 19 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 25058

Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces

Location: Approximately 60m E of The Hendre

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Monmouth

Community: Llangattock-Vibon-Avel (Llangatwg Feibion Afel)

Community: Llangattock-Vibon-Avel

Locality: Hendre

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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History

Probably mid-late C19, and part of the layout of the grounds at the hendre.

Exterior

A small ornamental bridge carrying one of the drives to the house over a small brook. Probably mid- to later-C19. Built of coursed rock-faced sandstone with freestone dressings. Gothic style. It consists of a semi-circular double-chamfered arch about 2m wide, with a moulded corbel over the apex, a slightly-arched chamfered string course, and parapets with 5 carved pierced quatrefoil panels either side of the centre, ridged copings and terminal piers with brattished tops.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a good ornamental masonry bridge, a significant element in the layout at The Hendre

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