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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: PACKHORSE BRIDGE AT NGR SS 8670 3748, ABOUT 50 METRES WEST OF LYNCOMBE

List entry Number: 1174159

Location

PACKHORSE BRIDGE AT NGR SS 8670 3748, ABOUT 50 METRES WEST OF LYNCOMBE

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetWest SomersetDistrict AuthorityWinsford

National Park: EXMOOR

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 06-Apr-1959

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 265558

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SS83NE WINSFORD CP 13/144 Packhorse bridge at NGR SS 8670 3748, about 50 m west of Lyncoabe 6.4.59

GV II* Packhorse bridge. C17-C18, possibly earlier. Lias. Dry stone flat bedded rubble; single span, pointed arch; rubble voussoirs; curved abutments; parapet of undressed stone set on end, ramped up to centre. Hump backed bridge with remains of pebble pathway. A fine example of a single span, humpbacked Exmoor bridge, unusual in that it appears not to have been altered during the last two hundred years.

Listing NGR: SS8672137487

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National Grid Reference: SS 86721 37487

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