SERPENTINE BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1121514

Date first listed: 22-Aug-1977

Statutory Address: SERPENTINE BRIDGE, A177

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: SERPENTINE BRIDGE, A177

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

District: County Durham (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Sedgefield

National Grid Reference: NZ 34443 28850

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

NZ 32 NW SEDGEFIELD A177 (west side off) 6/28A Serpentine Bridge

GV II

Bridge, c.1754, designed by James Paine for John Bourdon of Herdwick Hall, and executed by John Bell of Durham. Ashlar. A single wide elliptical arch, slightly raised in the centre, has voussoirs and a drip mould formerly carried a parapet with pierced quatrofoils, and rounded coping. Designed as part of the new land- scape garden layout created for John Bourdon. Source, James Paine by Peter Leach 1989.



Listing NGR: NZ3444328850

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 112142

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Leach, P, The Life and Work of James Paine, (1988)

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