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Milestone, Houghton on the Hill

Description: Milestone

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 190687

OS Grid Reference: SK6937603507
OS Grid Coordinates: 469376, 303507
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6249, -0.9765

Location: A47, Houghton On The Hill, Leicestershire LE7 9HN

Locality: Houghton on the Hill
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 9HN

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Listing Text



5/25 Milestone


Milestone. Early C19. Stone, possibly slate, painted white, the lettering painted
black. Rectangle c1m high with cambered top and slightly convex front. Inscribed
'Leicester 7 : Uppingham 12'. Chip off left corner. Stands close to driveway
to 'Woodlands'. Similar to 2 further milestones on Uppingham Road in Houghton
and Thurnby parishes (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SK6937603507

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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