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Milestone Set into Front Boundary Wall of Hillhead Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0552 / 51°3'18"N

Longitude: -2.7245 / 2°43'28"W

OS Eastings: 349320

OS Northings: 128674

OS Grid: ST493286

Mapcode National: GBR MK.FTV0

Mapcode Global: FRA 565B.BF3

Entry Name: Milestone Set into Front Boundary Wall of Hillhead Cottage

Listing Date: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177545

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263007

Location: Somerton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Somerton

Built-Up Area: Somerton (South Somerset)

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST49NW SOMERTON CP NEW STREET (south side)

9/199 Milestone set into front boundary
wall of Hillhead Cottage
(not included in list)

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GV II

Milestone. Early C19. Ham stone pillar with cast iron plaque, now enbedded in lias stone rubble wall. Pillar about one
metre high and 400mm wide; plaque about 400mm x 125mm deep, with semi-circular projections top and bottom (small
portion of right hand side missing), reading "5/Langport/Castle Cary/10". This road was maintained by the Langport,
Somerton and Castle Cary Trust from 1753.


Listing NGR: ST4932028674

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

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