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RUSTIC 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: RUSTIC BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1252989

Location

RUSTIC BRIDGE

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

County:

District: Milton Keynes

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Weston Underwood

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-May-1995

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 436112

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

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SP 85 SE WESTON UNDERWOOD WESTON PARK WESTON PARK

1/10002 Rustic Bridge

II

Ornamental bridge. Mid C18, one of series of garden features built for Sir Robert Throckmorton of Weston Park by a Mr John Huggins "for the purpose of keeping up a piece of water in the Park". Coursed stone rubble bridge with round-headed arch with long embankments on either side, forming a path over a brook. A favourite haunt of the poet Cowper, who lived nearby at Cowper's house between 1786 and 1795. Illustrated in "Cowper". printed byJ Swan in 1803 and "The loved haunts of Cowper" published by Thomas Wright in London in 1894.

Listing NGR: SP8637951538

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National Grid Reference: SP 86379 51538

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