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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: BRIDGE ON MAIN APPROACH TO CHATSWORTH HOUSE

List entry Number: 1049093

Location

BRIDGE ON MAIN APPROACH TO CHATSWORTH HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
DerbyshireDerbyshire DalesDistrict AuthorityChatsworth
DerbyshireDerbyshire DalesDistrict AuthorityEdensor

National Park: PEAK DISTRICT

Grade: I

Date first listed: 12-Jul-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 81646

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History

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Details

PARISH OF CHATSWORTH CHATSWORTH PARK SK 2570 6/80 Bridge on Main Approach 12.7.67 to Chatsworth House I

Road bridge. 1759-74 by James Paine, substantially completed by 1761. Sandstone ashlar and rock-faced sandstone. Three broad segmental arches with step moulding and moulded hoodmould. Supported on piers of rock-faced sandstone, projecting on each side as short triangular cutwaters, with curved tops. Plain impost band. Square end piers with round-arched niches and shallow sunk panels below. On the south side the two cutwaters support square pedestals which in turn support re-set late C17 sculptures by Cibber. One pedestal to the north, without a sculpture. Balustraded parapet divided into 3-3-3 bays. Plain stringcourse at the base with moulded corbels. The parapet slopes up at a shallow angle over the outer arches. Wing walls with similar parapets, curving out at either end. The Gardens and Park are included on the Gardens Register at Grade I.

Listing NGR: SK2571870176

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 10 Derbyshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SK 25718 70176

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