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Ickford Bridge Together with Whirlpool Arch Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Waterstock, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7532 / 51°45'11"N

Longitude: -1.0615 / 1°3'41"W

OS Eastings: 464877

OS Northings: 206476

OS Grid: SP648064

Mapcode National: GBR B0Q.2FC

Mapcode Global: VHCXY.K659

Entry Name: Ickford Bridge Together with Whirlpool Arch Bridge

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 43238

Location: Ickford, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Waterstock

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ickford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 60 NW


Ickford Bridge together with
Whirlpool Arch Bridge


River bridge, partly in Buckinghamshire but south part in South
Oxfordshire District, Oxfordshire. Medieval, altered and dated 1685.
C18 and C19 alterations. Whirlpool Arch c1800. Coursed rubble with
ashlar arches and dressings. 3 arches with causewayed southern approach.
North arch depressed, central arch 4-centred. Wide cut water with
parapet refuges between northern 2 arches, buttress on plinth with
weathered coping between central and south arch. Chamfered parapet
copings. In eastern refuge on south side is stone inscribed 'Here Begineth
the County of Bucks 1685' and '1685 Here ends the County of Oxon'. At
north end of causeway on Buckinghamshire side is Whirlpool Arch bridge, a
segmental arch in ashlar with rubblestone parapets and chamfered
ashlar copings.

Listing NGR: SP6487706476

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

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