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Footbridge and Railings over Stream 20 Metres East of Lydeard House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishops Lydeard, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0621 / 51°3'43"N

Longitude: -3.1898 / 3°11'23"W

OS Eastings: 316715

OS Northings: 129870

OS Grid: ST167298

Mapcode National: GBR LX.F9PV

Mapcode Global: FRA 4669.WMP

Entry Name: Footbridge and Railings over Stream 20 Metres East of Lydeard House

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270261

Location: Bishop's Lydeard, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Built-Up Area: Bishops Lydeard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


10/50 Footbridge and railings over
stream 20 metres East of Lydeard


Footbridge, with railings, over stream. Late C18, railings probably renewed after 1945. Red sandstone random rubble,
rendered coping, 3 arch span with vermiculated keystones, abutments swept back on West side, terminated prematurely on
East where ground rises slightly. Simple wrought iron uprights, horizontal top, central scroll panel and curved
supports. The ground drops away sharply on South side of bridge with the water chanelled under the centre arch where a
stone projection forms a small cascade.

Listing NGR: ST1671529870

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

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