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Milestone (Next South East Corner of Inglenook Cottage), Standon

Description: Milestone (Next South East Corner of Inglenook Cottage)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 161042

OS Grid Reference: TL3709320677
OS Grid Coordinates: 537093, 220677
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8678, -0.0102

Location: Upper Bacchus, Standon, Hertfordshire SG11 1EL

Locality: Standon
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 1EL

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Listing Text

Colliers End
(west side)

8/11 Milestone
(next SE corner of
Inglenook Cottage)


Milestone. Circa 1742 for Wadesmill Turnpike Trust, inscription
covered by iron lettered plate c1804 possibly to design of
McAdam. White freestone with cast iron front plate. A low
square pillar of stone about 400mm square and 750mm high with
large front plate. Segmental curved top and raised bead all
round plate. Inscription reads 'LONDON/25/WARE/4/BUNTINGFORD/6'.
The first and last words are raised in segmental arcs. (Branch
Johnson (1970) 109-10, 187).

Listing NGR: TL3709320677

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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