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Somerset Bridge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Peper Harow, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.1871 / 51°11'13"N

Longitude: -0.6824 / 0°40'56"W

OS Eastings: 492177

OS Northings: 143926

OS Grid: SU921439

Mapcode National: GBR FCZ.G9F

Mapcode Global: VHFVS.4F29

Plus Code: 9C3X58P9+V2

Entry Name: Somerset Bridge

Listing Date: 9 March 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188935

English Heritage Legacy ID: 291591

Location: Peper Harow, Waverley, Surrey, GU8

County: Surrey

Civil Parish: Peper Harow

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Shackleford and Peper Harow

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Somerset Bridge

Bridge. C13 with C18 and C20 extensions and alterations. Probably built by the Monks of Waverley Abbey.

Local sandstone rubble to centre arch with slabs forming voussoirs; sandstone ashlar to outer arches, with brick parapets. circa 3½ feet high above. The right hand abutment has been widened and pierced with a brick-lined arch and shallow concrete channel. The upstream cutwaters are "Keeled" ie. pointed at both ends with chamfered tops, keeled with pyramidal tops to downstream side. One of a series of bridges built between Farnham and Guildford by the Monks with important historical associations. Scheduled Ancient Monument: Surrey Antiquity No. 30.

Listing NGR: SU9217743926

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