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Milestone Opposite Post Office, Hormead

Description: Milestone Opposite Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 160297

OS Grid Reference: TL3901829550
OS Grid Coordinates: 539018, 229550
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9471, 0.0213

Location: B1368, Hormead, Hertfordshire SG9 0EQ

Locality: Hormead
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0EQ

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Listing Text

(West side)

12/76 Milestone
- opposite PO

- 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 at back of footpath
facing E, about 400 mm x 350 mm and 750 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/31/WARE/10/BARKWAY/4'.
(Branch Johnson (1970)109-10).

Listing NGR: TL3901829550

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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