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Guidestone on South East Corner, Thorne Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Yeovil, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9535 / 50°57'12"N

Longitude: -2.6754 / 2°40'31"W

OS Eastings: 352653

OS Northings: 117338

OS Grid: ST526173

Mapcode National: GBR MM.N806

Mapcode Global: FRA 568L.CJ8

Entry Name: Guidestone on South East Corner, Thorne Cross

Listing Date: 27 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263502

Location: Brympton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Brympton

Built-Up Area: Yeovil

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

3/47 Guidestone on south-east corner,
Thorne Cross
- II
Guidestone. Probably C18. Ham stone pillar, about 400 mm x 300 mm slightly tapered, about one metre high, with rounded
top. North face reads Montacute/ Road/(finger arrow pointing left)/ (?)/Miles' and on face "South/End of (?)/
Road/(finger arrow pointing left)Ilchester/Road*. A rare survival of its type. (Bentley and Murless, Somerset Roads,
SIAS, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST5265317338

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