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KENNET AND AVON CANAL, AVONCLIFF AQUEDUCT

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: KENNET AND AVON CANAL, AVONCLIFF AQUEDUCT

List entry Number: 1021876

Location

KENNET AND AVON CANAL, AVONCLIFF AQUEDUCT, AVONCLIFF

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Westwood

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Winsley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Jun-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 314671

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST 85 NW WESTWOOD AVONCLIFF (south side)

6/223 Avoncliff Aqueduct



GV II*

Partly in Winsley C.P. Aqueduct carrying Kennet and Avon Canal over River Avon. Circa 1810 by J. Rennie. Limestone ashlar with some brick patching. Three tall segmental-headed arches with chamfered voussoirs, central arch taller, vermiculated bands on piers, rock-faced plat bands, recessed moulded panel on east side to centre, modillioned cornice to plain parapet with weathered coping, approach sections of parapet are balustraded. Canal closed and drained in 1954, reopened following restoration in 1980s.

Listing NGR: ST8040260069

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National Grid Reference: ST 80430 60008

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