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THE PALLADIAN 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: THE PALLADIAN BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1131099

Location

THE PALLADIAN BRIDGE

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

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Stourton with Gasper

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 06-Jan-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Sep-1987

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 321249

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

STOURTON WITH GASPER STOURHEAD GARDENS ST 73 SE (east side) 6/143 The Palladian Bridge (formerly listed as 6.1.66 The Five Arch Bridge) GV I

Bridge carrying turfed track over west arm of Garden Lake. 1762 for Henry Hoare, the design from Leoni's The Architecture of Palladio, Book III, published in 1721. Limestone. Five segmental arches with rusticated voussoirs and dropped keystones, cutwaters on both sides, plat band to plain parapet with pitched coping, square end piers. Important element in the view of the lake from Stourton High Street. (K. Woodbridge, The Stourhead Landscape, 1982)

Listing NGR: ST7743733952

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Woodbridge, K , The Stourhead Landscape, (1982)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 46 Wiltshire,

National Grid Reference: ST 77438 33952

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