This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

KENNET AND AVON CANAL, KENNET LOCK, IMMEDIATELY NORTH OF TOWN BRIDGE, THE NURSERY

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: KENNET AND AVON CANAL, KENNET LOCK, IMMEDIATELY NORTH OF TOWN BRIDGE, THE NURSERY

List entry Number: 1252431

Location

KENNET AND AVON CANAL, KENNET LOCK, IMMEDIATELY NORTH OF TOWN BRIDGE, THE NURSERY

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

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Devizes

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Nov-1990

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 435458

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

SU 00 61 DEVIZES Kennet & Avon Canal

2/351 Kennet Lock, immediately north of Town Bridge, The Nursery

GV II

Lock, integral with Town Bridge. Early C19, C20 alterations. Brick chamber with stone coping. Stone quoins to gate recesses. 2 sets of double wooden gates; top gates with mechanical ground paddle gearing, bottom gates with hydraulic gate paddle gearing. The Kennet and Avon Canal was constructed between 1794-1810. John Rennie was principal engineer.

Listing NGR: SU0005161715

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: SU 00051 61715

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1252431 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 18-Sep-2018 at 06:52:04.

End of official listing