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Exe Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Morebath, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0095 / 51°0'34"N

Longitude: -3.5267 / 3°31'36"W

OS Eastings: 292988

OS Northings: 124450

OS Grid: SS929244

Mapcode National: GBR LG.JNCM

Mapcode Global: FRA 36HF.XJK

Plus Code: 9C3R2F5F+Q8

Entry Name: Exe Bridge

Listing Date: 24 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325684

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96770

Location: Brushford, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA22

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Morebath

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Morebath St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11 March 2020.


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Exe Bridge



Road bridge over River Exe on county boundary. Erected in C18 on site of earlier bridge, repaired 1929 by John Stone, altered c1853, parapets rebuilt or extended mid-late C20, Random rubble local stone rubble voussoirs, saddleback coping of slate stone set on end. Three arch span, semi-circular headed arches, low pointed cutwater on down-stream side, set on raised plinths on upstream side; parapet continued as wall for about 25 m and 16 m respectively on north bank (Somerset), south bank (Devon) parapet continued as wall for 19 m and 28 m respectively; coping renewed in C20.

The asset was previously listed twice also under the parish of Brushford, in West Somerset district at List entry 1247753. This entry was removed from the List on 11 March 2020.

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