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The Bridge and Cascade

A Grade I Listed Building in Weston Underwood, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9629 / 52°57'46"N

Longitude: -1.5359 / 1°32'9"W

OS Eastings: 431268

OS Northings: 340716

OS Grid: SK312407

Mapcode National: GBR 6DD.8HM

Mapcode Global: WHCFG.CSVF

Entry Name: The Bridge and Cascade

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Last Amended: 13 March 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335352

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78891

Location: Weston Underwood, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE22

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Weston Underwood

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Mugginton and Kedleston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

The Bridge and
13.2.67 Cascade
Bridge and cascade. Designed with a single arch by Robert Adam
in 1761. Redesigned, with three arches in 1764. Executed 1770-
1771. Ashlar. The bridge has three round-arched spans with
moulded hoodmoulds. Fluted roundels in the spandrels. Projecting
piers with apsed niches and moulded sill band. The tops of the
piers with swags. Fluted frieze and dentil cornice. Balustraded
parapet the balusters divided into three units per span. Cast
iron balusters. Steep road approaches with the end walls curving
outwards and downwards. End piers. Rubblestone cascade to east.

Listing NGR: SK3126840716

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

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