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Peacock Bridge over River Frome, East Drive to Frampton House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dorchester, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.75 / 50°44'59"N

Longitude: -2.522 / 2°31'19"W

OS Eastings: 363270

OS Northings: 94616

OS Grid: SY632946

Mapcode National: GBR PW.C2ZM

Mapcode Global: FRA 57L3.C9J

Plus Code: 9C2VPFXH+X6

Entry Name: Peacock Bridge over River Frome, East Drive to Frampton House

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214653

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399533

Location: Frampton, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Frampton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Frampton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

FRAMPTON
SY 6194, 6294, 6394, 6195, FRAMPTON PARK
6295, 6395 (comp.)

9/47 Peacock Bridge over
river Frome, east drive
26-1-56 to Frampton House

- II*

Bridge over river (east drive to Frampton House). Late C18. Stone, with brick
soffits to the arches, 3 spans. The middle arch and smaller flanking arches
have segmental heads with moulded archivolts. Circular (Coade stone) panels in
the spandrels. The piers have rounded cut-waters capped with reeded half-domes.
The parapet is balustraded (bulbous balusters), with panelled dies over the
piers, and a continuous cornice at road level. The curving approach-walls end
in cylindrical moulded stone pedestals.
(RCHM Dorset I, p.116 (2).)


Listing NGR: SY6327094616

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