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WEST BRIDGE

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: WEST BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1074789

Location

WEST BRIDGE, WEST BRIDGE STREET

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

County:

District: City of Leicester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Mar-1975

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 188836

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

WEST BRIDGE STREET 1. 5304 SK 5804 SW 2/350 West Bridge II 2. Opened 1891 A wide bridge with two charnels, with stone abutments and cast iron arches with iron girders, not visible, under bridge. The arches are cast iron with four-centred arches with spandrels having trefoil and quatrefoil decoration, cornice above with Tudor roses. Heavy cast iron decorated railed parapet, and ashlar octagonal turrets at ends with ogee- shaped domes with crockets, finials, crenellation, and carved heads. The ashlar cutwater at centre rises to castellated refuge. Spans the River Soar which is canalised at this section. One of a series see:- Bridge over River Soar - The Newarke Bridge over River Soar - Mill Lane Bridge over River- Upperton Road



Listing NGR: SK5815304331

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National Grid Reference: SK 58153 04331

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