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Milestone on A343 at approximately NGR 445 626

A Grade II Listed Building in Highclere, Hampshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3608 / 51°21'38"N

Longitude: -1.362 / 1°21'43"W

OS Eastings: 444517

OS Northings: 162607

OS Grid: SU445626

Mapcode National: GBR 829.QGH

Mapcode Global: VHCZQ.B2T4

Entry Name: Milestone on A343 at approximately NGR 445 626

Listing Date: 31 January 2003

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1419232

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

SU44696271
186/0/10039

HIGHCLERE,
Milestone on A343 at approximately NGR 445 626

II

Milestone. Late C18. Painted stone. Broached square base, cylindrical shaft and polygonal top. Inscribed: Sarum 31, Newbury 3, Andover 13 and Oxford 29. Bench mark carved on shaft. 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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