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Packhorse Bridge over River Ebble

A Grade II Listed Building in Coombe Bissett, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0368 / 51°2'12"N

Longitude: -1.8461 / 1°50'46"W

OS Eastings: 410885

OS Northings: 126397

OS Grid: SU108263

Mapcode National: GBR 407.VFQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 760C.YBK

Plus Code: 9C3W25P3+PH

Entry Name: Packhorse Bridge over River Ebble

Listing Date: 8 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375630

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469604

Location: Coombe Bissett, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Coombe Bissett

Built-Up Area: Coombe Bissett

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Coombe Bisset with Homington St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


365/4/10002 Packhorse Bridge over
River Ebble


Footbridge over river. Medieval; widened C19. Dressed stone, widened in brick. Small narrow 3-span bridge with depressed 2-centred arches with double-chamfered arch-rings and weathered buttresses to piers on downstream (east) side. In the C19 the bridge was widened to about 6' in brick on the upstream (west) side with depressed 2-centred arches. No parapets, but modern wooden railings. The bridge spans the River Ebble, a tributary of the River Avon.
Scheduled Ancient Monument 277.

Listing NGR: SU1088526397

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

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