THE BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1107424
Date first listed:
23-Apr-1952
Statutory Address:
THE BRIDGE, BLACHFORD ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE BRIDGE, BLACHFORD ROAD

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

County:
Devon
District:
South Hams (District Authority)
Parish:
Ivybridge
National Grid Reference:
SX 63610 56356

Details

SX 65 NW IVYBRIDGE BLACHFORD ROAD 11/82 23.4.52 The Bridge

II

Road bridge over River Erme. Circa C17 widened in C18 or C19. Single span slightly pointed high round arch. Granite rubble with dressed granite voussoirs. Curved parapets splayed out over the abutments. Chamfered granite parapet coping. Originally a narrow packhorse bridge which has been widened on the upstream side probably in C18 or C19. Granite bollards at either end of south side, one inscribed Ermington, the other inscribed Ugborough. There was a bridge on this site in the middle ages. Reference: Hendeson and Jervoise, "Old Devon Birdges", page 23.

Listing NGR: SX6361056356

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
99189
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Henderson, C, Jervoise, E , Old Devon Bridges, (1938), 23

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: 29 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/04924/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Brian Richards. Source Historic England Archive
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