KENNET AND AVON CANAL, AVONCLIFF AQUEDUCT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1021876
Date first listed:
14-Jun-1988
Statutory Address:
KENNET AND AVON CANAL, AVONCLIFF AQUEDUCT, AVONCLIFF

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Location

Statutory Address:
KENNET AND AVON CANAL, AVONCLIFF AQUEDUCT, AVONCLIFF

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

District:
Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Westwood
District:
Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Winsley
National Grid Reference:
ST 80430 60008

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
314671
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 31 Aug 2000
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