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Bridge over River Beane at Ngr TL 3131 1411, Goldings Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Hertford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8102 / 51°48'36"N

Longitude: -0.0967 / 0°5'48"W

OS Eastings: 531310

OS Northings: 214110

OS Grid: TL313141

Mapcode National: GBR KBJ.DDH

Mapcode Global: VHGPG.8RRN

Plus Code: 9C3XRW63+38

Entry Name: Bridge over River Beane at Ngr TL 3131 1411, Goldings Park

Listing Date: 9 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268854

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461401

ID on this website: 101268854

Location: Broadoak End, East Hertfordshire, SG14

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hertford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Waterford St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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TL3114SW NORTH ROAD, Goldings
817-1/5/301 Bridge over River Beane at NGR TL
3131 1411, Goldings Park


Bridge. 1869. One of a series built by Robert Smith, owner of
Goldings. Red and yellow brick, flint and stone dressings.
Elliptical arch with 3 headers of reds, alternating with stone
voussoirs, stone impost bands and stone triple keyblock with
outer arch of yellow headers. Flint panels in spandrels,
battered piers to abutments which have flint panels and red
brick quoins, stone band; cornice of chamfered cream header
bricks set alternatively upright and inverted. Red brick
corbel band and stone upper band, red panelled red brick piers
with moulded stone caps, low pyramidal tops. Stack bonded
brick balusters and stone copings.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Robert Smith inherited the Goldings Estate in
1861 and demolished the old mansion, diverting and
reconstructing the nearby Watton Turnpike, and building a
series of bridges in 1869 to carry the road, and the drive to
Goldings over the 'Goldings Canal' and mill race of the River
(Hertfordshire Countryside: Campbell D: Goldings: a curious
Hertfordshire Mansion: Letchworth: 1946-1973: 34-5, 38; Dixon
R: Victorian Architecture: London: 1978-: 50-2, 257; Girouard
M: The Victorian Country House: New Haven and London: 1979-:
84-5, 438).

Listing NGR: TL3131014110

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