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Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in Mochdre, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5181 / 52°31'5"N

Longitude: -3.3875 / 3°23'15"W

OS Eastings: 305946

OS Northings: 292041

OS Grid: SO059920

Mapcode National: GBR 9P.GGN3

Mapcode Global: VH682.7ZJ0

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 26 September 1996

Last Amended: 26 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17330

Building Class: Transport

Location: On the A489, S side, opposite the entrance to Ty Mawr farm.

County: Powys

Community: Mochdre

Community: Mochdre

Locality: Penstrowed

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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History

On the Newtown to Llanidloes Turnpike, established after the Montgomeryshire Turnpike Act of 1769.

Exterior

Stone, c0.5m high, hammer dressed to the front and sides, with the rear unworked. On the front, letters have been cut in reading 'NEWT 4' and 'LLANI 91/2'. An Ordnance Survey bench mark has been cut in subsequently.

Reasons for Listing

A well preserved milestone of late C18 date.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Pentre
    Located on the N side of the B4568 at the W end of Aberhafesp village. The house is positioned on a
  • II Rhydlydan Mill
    The mill lies on the N side of the Newtown to Llanwnog road, in the valley of the Rhyd-ros-lan, whic
  • II Aberhafesp Hall
    Located at the end of a short driveway leading N off the B4568. Set within gardens stretching towar
  • II Church of St.Gwynnog
    At the E end of the village, N of the B4568 and the Severn Valley, in a slightly raised position.
  • II Llwyn-y-brain
    The farmhouse is located on a river terrace above the River Severn valley, 3Km E of Llanwnog village
  • II Porth-gwibedyn
    Located on the first terrace above the Severn valley, 1.5km SE of Caersws.
  • II Milestone outside Aelbryn
    The milestone is now located in the narrow road verge, under the garden hedge of 'Aelbryn', approx 1

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