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Milestone, 500 Metres South of Alwent Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Gainford, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5692 / 54°34'9"N

Longitude: -1.7871 / 1°47'13"W

OS Eastings: 413860

OS Northings: 519349

OS Grid: NZ138193

Mapcode National: GBR HHYL.WV

Mapcode Global: WHC5L.JF61

Entry Name: Milestone, 500 Metres South of Alwent Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121104

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111043

Location: Gainford, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Gainford

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Gainford

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(East side)

5/90 Milestone, 500 metres
south of Alwent

Large milestone. C19. Sandstone painted white. Single, triangular-plan stone,
about 1.0 metre high, with slightly-sloping top. Incised, sans-serif letters
painted black: RICHMOND 14 (miles) on north-west face; STAINDROP 1 (mile) on
south-west face.

Listing NGR: NZ1386019349

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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