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Bridge in Pump Room Gardens to West End of Pitville Lake

A Grade II Listed Building in Pittville, Gloucestershire

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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

Plus Code: 9C3VWW5M+RH

Entry Name: Bridge in Pump Room Gardens to West End of Pitville Lake

Listing Date: 12 March 1955

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475531

Location: Pittville, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

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

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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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