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Footbridge in Menagerie Wood Approximately 200 Metres South East of Cascade Bridge in Bretton Park

A Grade II Listed Building in High Hoyland, Barnsley

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6065 / 53°36'23"N

Longitude: -1.574 / 1°34'26"W

OS Eastings: 428285

OS Northings: 412302

OS Grid: SE282123

Mapcode National: GBR KVGQ.1W

Mapcode Global: WHCBB.SMN1

Entry Name: Footbridge in Menagerie Wood Approximately 200 Metres South East of Cascade Bridge in Bretton Park

Listing Date: 23 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151737

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334277

Location: High Hoyland, Barnsley, S75

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: High Hoyland

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Woolley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


SE 21 SE HIGH HOYLANDS PARK ROAD
SE 2828 1230 (south side, off)
West Bretton

1/172 Footbridge in Menagerie
Wood approximately 200
metres south-east of
Cascade Bridge in
Bretton Park

II

Footbridge. Probably c1782 (date of Lower Lake) for Sir Thomas Wentworth.
Gritstone ashlar. Single-span round-arched bridge over an inlet on the south
side of Lower Lake. The voussoirs increase in length towards the centre of
the arch to be optically correct. Flat walkway with a single-course parapet
(possibly lowered). The bridge sides curve on plan to give a narrower
centre.


Listing NGR: SE2828512302

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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