List entry

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: OLD RADCOT BRIDGE (THAT PART IN GRAFTON AND RADCOT PARISH)

List entry Number: 1053405

Location

OLD RADCOT BRIDGE (THAT PART IN GRAFTON AND RADCOT PARISH)

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

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireWest OxfordshireDistrict AuthorityGrafton and Radcot

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1989

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 253798

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

GRAFTON AND RADCOT SU2899-2999 11/47 Old Radcot Bridge (that part in Grafton and Radcot C.P.)

GV I

Shown on O.S. map as Radcot Bridge. Bridge. C13 at C14 with later alterations. Limestone ashlar to bridge, roughly coursed rubble with coping to abutments, replaced by concrete to south-east approach. Triple single-stepped arches, outer sharply pointed with ribbing to soffit and central 4-centred without ribbing. Coped parapet with triangular projection to east side, possibly formerly housing statue. Spans the River Thames, which here forms the parish boundary between Grafton and Radcot and Great Faringdon and was formerly the county border with Berkshire. Pontage for repair of the bridge was granted to Robert del Pultre and Robert de Kaar in 1312. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p733; VCH: Berkshire: IV, p491) [2336]

Listing NGR: SU2856099410

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Ditchfield, P H and Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Berkshire - Date: 1924 - Volume: 4 - Page References: 491
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N and Sherwood, J - Title: The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire - Date: 1974 - Page References: 733

National Grid Reference: SU 28560 99410

Map


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