History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Wisdome Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Cornwood, Devon

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 50.4266 / 50°25'35"N

Longitude: -3.9523 / 3°57'8"W

OS Eastings: 261426

OS Northings: 60344

OS Grid: SX614603

Mapcode National: GBR Q5.HQJG

Mapcode Global: FRA 27MX.L2V

Plus Code: 9C2RC2GX+J4

Entry Name: Wisdome Bridge

Listing Date: 29 March 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107462

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99178

Location: Cornwood, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Cornwood

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Find accommodation in


Wisdome Bridge

Roadbridge over River Yealm.
Circa C17/18. Granite rubble with dressed granite segmental arches. Two arches with
cutwater between on both sides and with refuges in the parapets above. Parapets
splayed at ends and with chamfered granite coping.
Formerly known as Parsons or Parsonage Bridge. Reference: Henderson and Jervoise,
"Old Devon Bridges", page 21.

Listing NGR: SX6142660344

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.