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Huckworthy Bridge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Walkhampton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5162 / 50°30'58"N

Longitude: -4.0728 / 4°4'22"W

OS Eastings: 253143

OS Northings: 70538

OS Grid: SX531705

Mapcode National: GBR NZ.JX9D

Mapcode Global: FRA 27CP.M3S

Entry Name: Huckworthy Bridge

Listing Date: 14 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171550

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92864

Location: Walkhampton, West Devon, Devon, PL20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Walkhampton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

WALKHAMPTON
SX 57 SW
13/133 Huckworthy Bridge
14.6.52
- II*

Bridge over River Walkham. Late C15 or early C16 with some later repair. Granite
and slatestone rubble with squared granite cutwaters and arches, granite coping to
parapet walls. 2 arches, narrower 2-centred arch arch to north of 2 plain orders,
parapet wall corbelled out to south of east side, off-centre triangular cutwater
forming refuge, wider similar arch to south; bridge spans about 15 metres, about 2 1/2
metres across. Parapet walls about 80 centimetres high, splayed back at each end
and diminishing in height to north and south, extending about 4 metres to south
east, 20 metres to south-west (rebuilt C19), 8 metres to north-east and 4 metres to
north-west.

The asset was previously listed twice also under the parish of Sampford Spiney at List entry 1326220. This entry was removed from the List on 07/10/2014.
The List entry was amended on 23/01/1987.


Listing NGR: SX5314370538

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

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