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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: AYLESFORD BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1363113

Location

AYLESFORD BRIDGE, STATION ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
KentTonbridge and MallingDistrict AuthorityAylesford

National Park: 

Grade: I

Date first listed: 25-Aug-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 25-Feb-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 179262

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

AYLESFORD CP STATION ROAD TQ 7258 12/87 Aylesford Bridge (formerly listed as 25.8.59 The Bridge)

- I

Bridge. C14, central arch widened by removing a pier to allow passage for larger river traffic in 1824. Coursed and random rubblestone. 5 arches, that in centre wider, the outer 4-pointed and all double-chamfered with stone dressings. Sloping buttresses to piers with cut-waters below on rebuilt concrete foundations, revealed only at low tide. Octagonal and triangular canted stand-points resting on buttresses over the piers with 2 to the south of the central arch and 6 to the north. Stone-coped parapet. A barge-bed remains below the bridge, constructed from large baulks of timber (this part not listable). Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: TQ7294958946

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National Grid Reference: TQ 72941 58927

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