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Latitude: 51.9096 / 51°54'34"N
Longitude: -2.0661 / 2°3'57"W
OS Eastings: 395549
OS Northings: 223451
OS Grid: SO955234
Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.6GJ
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.48LG
Entry Name: Bridge in Pump Room Gardens to West End of Pitville Lake
Listing Date: 12 March 1955
Last Amended: 26 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387557
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475531
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52
Electoral Ward/Division: Pittville
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Prestbury St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO9523SE PITTVILLE PARK
630-1/7/679 Bridge in Pump Room Gardens to west
12/03/55 end of Pittville Lake
(Formerly Listed as:
Bridge in Pump Room Gardens adjacent
to Evesham Road)
Bridge. c1830-40. Architect, John Forbes. Stone. Horizontal
rustication. Balustraded parapets. 2 off-centre urns to each
side. Central coat of arms.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Pittville was developed for Joseph Pitt,
1825-42, the general layout being designed by John Forbes with
Pittville Park as its centrepiece.
One of a pair of bridges crossing Pittville Lake. 'An
accomplished and subtle design', (Verey).
(The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The Vale
and The Forest of Dean: London: 1970-: 152).
Listing NGR: SO9554923451
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