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Milestone 750 Metres to West of Church at Ngr Tl 0133 1075, Nettleden with Potten End

Description: Milestone 750 Metres to West of Church at Ngr Tl 0133 1075

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 158002

OS Grid Reference: TL0133010750
OS Grid Coordinates: 501330, 210750
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7862, -0.5324

Location: Nettleden Road, Nettleden, Hertfordshire HP1 3DB

Locality: Nettleden with Potten End
Local Authority: Dacorum Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HP1 3DB

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Listing Text

POTTEN END (North side)

3/221 Milestone 750m to
- W of Church at
Nat Grid Ref TL 0133 1075

- II

Milestone at Grid Ref TL 0133 1075. Early C19 for 7th Earl of
Bridgewater. Portland stone. A small square milestone not connected with
any turnpike, with figures cut into the stone. About 15ins square and
2ft high with chamfered corners and blunt pyramidal top. Inscribed on S
face '27/MILES/[TO/LONDON]'. The road forms a distant approach to
Ashridge mansion. Similar milestone in Little Gaddesden parish on same
road, with full inscription. (Branch Johnson (1970) 111).

Listing NGR: TL0133010750

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Source: English Heritage

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