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Latitude: 53.228 / 53°13'40"N
Longitude: -1.6162 / 1°36'58"W
OS Eastings: 425718
OS Northings: 370177
OS Grid: SK257701
Mapcode National: GBR 57P.L6V
Mapcode Global: WHCD8.44N5
Entry Name: Bridge on Main Approach to Chatsworth House
Listing Date: 12 July 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1049093
English Heritage Legacy ID: 81646
Location: Chatsworth, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Chatsworth
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Edensor St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Derby
PARISH OF CHATSWORTH CHATSWORTH PARK
Bridge on Main Approach
12.7.67 to Chatsworth House
Road bridge. 1759-74 by James Paine, substantially completed by
1761. Sandstone ashlar and rock-faced sandstone. Three broad
segmental arches with step moulding and moulded hoodmould.
Supported on piers of rock-faced sandstone, projecting on each
side as short triangular cutwaters, with curved tops. Plain
impost band. Square end piers with round-arched niches and
shallow sunk panels below. On the south side the two cutwaters
support square pedestals which in turn support re-set late C17
sculptures by Cibber. One pedestal to the north, without a
sculpture. Balustraded parapet divided into 3-3-3 bays. Plain
stringcourse at the base with moulded corbels. The parapet
slopes up at a shallow angle over the outer arches. Wing walls
with similar parapets, curving out at either end. The Gardens
and Park are included on the Gardens Register at Grade I.
Listing NGR: SK2571870177
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