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Milestone on A343 at NGR 434 596

A Grade II Listed Building in Highclere, Hampshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3341 / 51°20'2"N

Longitude: -1.3783 / 1°22'41"W

OS Eastings: 443407

OS Northings: 159625

OS Grid: SU434596

Mapcode National: GBR 82P.6CK

Mapcode Global: VHCZQ.2Q6N

Entry Name: Milestone on A343 at NGR 434 596

Listing Date: 31 January 2003

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1419228

Location: Highclere, Basingstoke and Deane, Hampshire, RG20

County: Hampshire

District: Basingstoke and Deane

Civil Parish: Highclere

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Highclere St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

SU43405961
186/0/10037

HIGHCLERE,
Milestone on A343 at NGR 434 596

II

Milestone. Late C18. Painted stone. Broached square base, cylindrical shaft and polygonal top. Inscribed: Sarum 27, Newbury 5 and Andover 10. The Andover and Chilton Pond turnpike was opened in 1766 and this is one of a series of similar milestones on the turnpike.
An unusual example of a late C18 milestone.

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

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