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Milestone Opposite Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Hormead, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9471 / 51°56'49"N

Longitude: 0.0213 / 0°1'16"E

OS Eastings: 539018

OS Northings: 229550

OS Grid: TL390295

Mapcode National: GBR LB8.S8D

Mapcode Global: VHHLD.BB36

Entry Name: Milestone Opposite Post Office

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160297

Location: Hormead, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hormead

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hormead with Wyddial

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 3929 HORMEAD HARE STREET
(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

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