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Latitude: 53.155 / 53°9'18"N
Longitude: -2.7527 / 2°45'9"W
OS Eastings: 349765
OS Northings: 362253
OS Grid: SJ497622
Mapcode National: GBR 7H.59VM
Mapcode Global: WH88H.PYDN
Entry Name: Bridge over Moat and Archway to Lower Huxley Hall
Listing Date: 1 March 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1130648
English Heritage Legacy ID: 55523
Location: Hargrave and Huxley, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Hargrave and Huxley
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Hargrave St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 46 SE HUXLEY C.P. LOWER HUXLEY
2/13 Bridge over moat and
archway to Lower Huxley
Bridge, archway and stubs of former curtain wall: bridge late
medieval, with parapet and remaining work of early-mid C17. Ashlar
buff and pink sandstone with some English garden wall bond orange
brick in curtain wall. Bridge has a pair of low segmental arches
divided by triangular cutwaters. Plain parapet with chamfered coping
follows line of the cutwaters. Flagged carriageway. Astride the hall
side of the bridge is a fine moulded semi-circular archway with raised
springers, a rosette on the keystone, and a projecting band above.
Strapwork entablature carries open scrolled pediment flanked by
finials. Triangular ramps run down onto the parapets. To rear are
the stubs of a brick curtain wall with stone quoins and copings.
Listing NGR: SJ4976562253
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