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: WANSFORD BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1127445

Location

WANSFORD BRIDGE, BRIDGE END

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

County District District Type Parish
City of PeterboroughUnitary AuthorityWansford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 24-Feb-1982

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 50477

Asset Groupings

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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

1. 5141 WANSFORD BRIDGE END Wansford Bridge TL 0799 45/682 I GV 2. On the common boundary of the Parishes of Sibson Cum Stibbington (in the District of Huntingdon) and Wansford (in the City of Peterborough). It was listed as Wansford Bridge (that part in the Norman Cross Rural District) under Wansford under the Parish of Sibson Cum Stibbington on 25 September 1951. Built from 1577. Fine ashlar bridge over River Nene. Total of 12 arches. The south end rebuilt in 1795 has small round arch and wide elliptical rusticated arch with date in oval panel above keyblock. The next 3 arches are of 1672 to 4, and the remainder 1577 (dated in parapet with initials P.If.). The ten C16 and C17 bays have round arches, the C16 arches are stepped, cutwaters between rising to refuges in the parapet which has ramped coping and stringcourse. The arches at the north end are silted up. VCH Northamptonshire Vol II.

Listing NGR: TL0749999118

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Ryland, W, Adkins, D, Sejeantson, R, The Victoria History of the County of Northampton, (1906)

National Grid Reference: TL 07499 99118

Map


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