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Canal Bridge 200 Metres to North of Dower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Watford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6777 / 51°40'39"N

Longitude: -0.4303 / 0°25'49"W

OS Eastings: 508627

OS Northings: 198827

OS Grid: TQ086988

Mapcode National: GBR 2J.XWV

Mapcode Global: VHFSL.H3C6

Entry Name: Canal Bridge 200 Metres to North of Dower House

Listing Date: 15 November 1973

Last Amended: 7 January 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101131

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158164

Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17

County: Hertfordshire

District: Watford

Town: Watford

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

Built-Up Area: Watford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Langleybury St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(north side)

Canal Bridge 200 m to
north of Dower House
(formerly listed as
Canal Bridge at Grove House)
TQ 09 NE 3/7 15.11.73


Early C19 brick bridge, elaborately stuccoed, carrying approach drive to The Grove. 15' wide, humped. Segmental arch with radiating voussoirs and keystone, flanked each side by small segment headed arches between panelled piers.
Parapet with piers ornamented with oval plaques, dummy balustrade over dentil cornice. (Partly in former Watford Rural District area).

W B Johnson: Industrial Archaeology of Hertfordshire 1970 p. 121.

Listing NGR: TQ0862798827

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