SWISS BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201594
Date first listed:
28-Mar-1974
Date of most recent amendment:
10-Aug-1992
Statutory Address:
SWISS BRIDGE, BIRKENHEAD PARK

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Location

Statutory Address:
SWISS BRIDGE, BIRKENHEAD PARK

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

District:
Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 31087 89002

Details

BIRKENHEAD

SJ3189 BIRKENHEAD PARK 789-1/8/26 Swiss Bridge 28/03/74 (Formerly Listed as: BIRKENHEAD PARK Footbridge over part of east lake)

GV II

Footbridge over lake. c1843-7 but extensively renewed. Timber and stone with tiled roof. Stone abutments and timber main structure with panelled parapet decorated with scallops, chevrons and bulls eyes. Wood railings to steps each side. Wood columns with 4-way bracing carry the red tiled roof with ridge cresting.

Listing NGR: SJ3108789002

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
389128
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 28 Merseyside,

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 Aug 2005
Reference: IOE01/12601/32
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Geoffrey Court. Source Historic England Archive
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