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Hamper's Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Lyme Handley, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3375 / 53°20'14"N

Longitude: -2.0501 / 2°3'0"W

OS Eastings: 396762

OS Northings: 382285

OS Grid: SJ967822

Mapcode National: GBR GY3V.YB

Mapcode Global: WHBBB.HC0S

Entry Name: Hamper's Bridge

Listing Date: 17 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231936

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407222

Location: Lyme Handley, Cheshire East, SK12

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Lyme Handley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Disley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


4/71 Hamper's Bridge.


Bridge over stream: dated 1751 but parapets rebuilt later.
Hammer-dressed buff sandstone. Single, tall, elliptical arch with
projecting course above. Plain parapet with chamfered coping and
plain iron railings which extends over angled rubble wing revetment
walls. Date on keystone but most of the other stones bear carved
numbers up to 7 some on at least 2 faces. These seem to relate to the
dressing of the stones not to a reconstruction and can be seen
elsewhere in the gardens, particularly in the West Terrace Walls

Listing NGR: SJ9676282285

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

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