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Culture Recovery Fund Enables Burghley House to Complete Vital Restoration of Iconic 18th Century Lion Bridge

Burghley Estate has recently completed work on the iconic Lion Bridge following an eight-month restoration project, part funded by the government’s Culture Recovery Fund. The restoration work to Lion Bridge had been classified as urgent when regular quinquennial inspections revealed the structure was at risk due to water ingress through parapets and the road surface causing a gradual and chronic deterioration.