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BRIDGE OVER RIVER TONE AT NGR ST 1378 2234

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: BRIDGE OVER RIVER TONE AT NGR ST 1378 2234

List entry Number: 1060317

Location

BRIDGE OVER RIVER TONE AT NGR ST 1378 2234

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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Nynehead

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Jan-1956

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 271006

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History

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Details

NYNEHEAD CP NYNEHEAD VILLAGE ST12SW NYNEHEAD VILLAGE 4/64 Bridge over River Tone at NGR ST 1378 2234 II Former road bridge over River Tone on drive to Nynehead Court (qv), now disused. Dated 1817. By Thomas Lee for W A Sandford. Brick faced with grey Knapp sandstone, ashlar coursed with V joints giving strong vertical emphasis,voussoirs, strongly moulded string course, parapet of large dressed blocks rising from string course with chamfered tops. Plan: 3 arch span, shallow elliptical arches, cutwaters both sides but mostly submerged in mud, square piers abutting, topped with small square plinths that probably carried sole sculptural decoration when erected. Soffit of central arch with inserted York stone slab inscribed "W A Sandford 1817", soffit of south arch plain, north not visible from bank, North-west pier damaged, north-east pier obscured by ivy at time of survey (February 1985), string course damaged in places and obscured by ivy, fissure in south-west abutment. A fine design that was exhibited at the Royal Acedemy in 1818. Colvin, Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, l978).

Listing NGR: ST1378022340

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Colvin, H M, A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840, (1978)

National Grid Reference: ST 13780 22340

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