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Milestone Set in Front Boundary Wall of No.647 Main Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlton Horethorne, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0061 / 51°0'22"N

Longitude: -2.4793 / 2°28'45"W

OS Eastings: 366470

OS Northings: 123082

OS Grid: ST664230

Mapcode National: GBR MW.JX9S

Mapcode Global: FRA 56PG.9XP

Entry Name: Milestone Set in Front Boundary Wall of No.647 Main Road

Listing Date: 15 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366357

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261780

Location: Charlton Horethorne, South Somerset, Somerset, DT9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Charlton Horethorne

Built-Up Area: Charlton Horethorne

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/44 Milestone set in front boundary
wall of No. 647 Main Road


Milestone. Probably early C19. Local stone, with cast iron plaque. Pillar about 400mm wide, tapering, 150mm thick, and
800mm tall with rounded top : plaque 400mm wide x 500mm deep, with shouldered curved top and double curved base, reads
"Wincanton" - on curve - "5 Sherborne 5". This road was administered by the Shaftesbury and Sherborne Trust from 1753.
(Sherborne only after 1801).

Listing NGR: ST6647023082

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

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