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Milestone (45 Meters South of Track to Stonebury Farm), Hormead

Description: Milestone (45 Meters South of Track to Stonebury Farm)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160276

OS Grid Reference: TL3933428014
OS Grid Coordinates: 539334, 228014
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9332, 0.0252

Location: B1368, Hormead, Hertfordshire SG11 2RS

Locality: Hormead
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 2RS

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Listing Text

(West side)

3/55 Milestone

- (45 m S of track to
Stonebury Farm)

- II

Milestone. Circa 1742 for Wadesmill Turnpike Trust, front covered by
iron lettered plate c.1804 possibly to design of McAdam. White
freestone with cast iron plate. A rectangular pillar of stone facing E,
about 400 mm x 350 mm and about 900 mm high, with large front plate and
top of stone rounded when viewed from front. Segmental top to plate and
raised edge bead and inscription 'LONDON/30/WARE/9/BARKWAY/5'. The first
and last names raised in segmental arcs. (Branch Johnson (1970) 109-10).

Listing NGR: TL3933428014

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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