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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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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


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



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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