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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: CONGLETON VIADUCT

List entry Number: 1139469

Location

CONGLETON VIADUCT, BUXTON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire EastUnitary AuthorityNorth Rode

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Apr-1975

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 58621

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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

SJ 86 NE NORTH RODE C.P. BUXTON ROAD 8967 6578 5/35 Congleton Viaduct 4.4.75 -

- II

Railway viaduct. 1849. By the engineer J C Forsyth for the North Staffordshire Railway, the stonemason being John Mellor of Rainow. English bond red and blue engineering bricks with stone dressings. Twenty round arches supported on rectangular piers with slightly projecting plinths. Stone supports for centering to inner faces of some piers. The third and thirteenth piers are later and have stone facings to outer faces with pitted rustication. Brick bond above supporting ashlar string course and ashlar parapet. The larger part of this viaduct is in Congleton M.B. (q.v.)

Listing NGR: SJ8965965769

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National Grid Reference: SJ8965965769

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