History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Askham Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Askham, Cumbria

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.608 / 54°36'28"N

Longitude: -2.7471 / 2°44'49"W

OS Eastings: 351841

OS Northings: 523907

OS Grid: NY518239

Mapcode National: GBR 9H84.1Y

Mapcode Global: WH81J.SF1S

Entry Name: Askham Bridge

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326812

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74405

Location: Askham, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Lowther

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Find accommodation in
Askham

Listing Text

NY 5023
NY 5123
16/7

ASKHAM,
Askham Bridge

GV

II

Road bridge. Dated 1897. Pink sandstone ashlar. Single-span segmental arch
with recessed voussoirs, string course and solid parapets with chamfered
coping. The abutments have stepped buttresses to support 4 rectangular pedestrian refuges.
One of the parapet stones inscribed ON SEPTEMBER XVII MDCCCXCVII
THIS STONE WAS LAID BY THE COUNTESS OF LONSDALE.
Listed for group value with Church of St Peter. This lies partly in Lowther C.P.


Listing NGR: NY5184123907

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.