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New Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Rushey Mead, Leicester

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Latitude: 52.663 / 52°39'46"N

Longitude: -1.1268 / 1°7'36"W

OS Eastings: 459152

OS Northings: 307607

OS Grid: SK591076

Mapcode National: GBR FJ7.68

Mapcode Global: WHDJB.NBMB

Plus Code: 9C4WMV7F+57

Entry Name: New Bridge

Listing Date: 5 May 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387173

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475087

Location: Leicester, LE4

County: Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Rushey Mead

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: The Resurrection

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

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718/110/10129 New Bridge


Road bridge. 1834, restored c1980. Red brick with cast iron strengthening and ashlar dressings. Large central, segmental skewed arch with outer cast iron arch on either side with iron date plaque inscribed 1834 and iron bosses securing tie rods within the arch. Either side curved ashlar cutwaters with, above, pairs of plain Doric pilasters with chamfered caps matching the parapet coping. Abutments have smaller shallow skewed side arches also with ashlar cutwaters, but with refaced brick facades.

Listing NGR: SK5915207607

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

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