BRIDGE OVER MOAT AND ARCHWAY TO LOWER HUXLEY HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1130648
Date first listed:
01-Mar-1967
Statutory Address:
BRIDGE OVER MOAT AND ARCHWAY TO LOWER HUXLEY HALL

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Location

Statutory Address:
BRIDGE OVER MOAT AND ARCHWAY TO LOWER HUXLEY HALL

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

District:
Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Huxley
National Grid Reference:
SJ 49765 62253

Details

SJ 46 SE HUXLEY C.P. LOWER HUXLEY

2/13 Bridge over moat and archway to Lower Huxley Hall 1/3/1967

GV II*

Bridge, archway and stubs of former curtain wall: bridge late medieval, with parapet and remaining work of early-mid C17. Ashlar buff and pink sandstone with some English garden wall bond orange brick in curtain wall. Bridge has a pair of low segmental arches divided by triangular cutwaters. Plain parapet with chamfered coping follows line of the cutwaters. Flagged carriageway. Astride the hall side of the bridge is a fine moulded semi-circular archway with raised springers, a rosette on the keystone, and a projecting band above. Strapwork entablature carries open scrolled pediment flanked by finials. Triangular ramps run down onto the parapets. To rear are the stubs of a brick curtain wall with stone quoins and copings.



Listing NGR: SJ4976562253

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
55523
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.

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