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Milestone on Boundary Wall of Horseshoe Farmhouse, Brewham

Description: Milestone on Boundary Wall of Horseshoe Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 261494

OS Grid Reference: ST7266037068
OS Grid Coordinates: 372660, 137068
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1322, -2.3921

Location: 1 Hammer Street, Brewham, Somerset BA10 0JG

Locality: Brewham
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA10 0JG

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Listing Text

Milestone on boundary wall of
Horseshoe Farmhouse


Milestone. Late C18. Bath stone pillar with cast iron plaque plugged on. Stone about 350 metres wide and 250 mm thick,
standing about 950 mm high, the top roughly rounded: plaque 320 mm x 260 mm high, with shouldered semi-circular top of
280 mm diameter: early 'incised' lettering reads: "BRUTON" in curved head, "3 MILES" in plaque proper. Well preserved
example; the Bruton Trust founded 1756, became responsible for this Bruton to Warminster Road in 1793.

Listing NGR: ST7266037068

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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