Milestone near Kestrel Inn
A Grade II Listed Building in Llanfihangel Cwmdu with Bwlch and Cathedine, Powys
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Latitude: 51.8856 / 51°53'8"N
Longitude: -3.2104 / 3°12'37"W
OS Eastings: 316790
OS Northings: 221474
OS Grid: SO167214
Mapcode National: GBR YX.RB9V
Mapcode Global: VH6C8.9VNW
Entry Name: Milestone near Kestrel Inn
Listing Date: 21 October 1998
Last Amended: 21 October 1998
Source ID: 20641
Building Class: Transport
Location: 250m W of Kestrel Inn, opposite a lay-by.
Community: Llanfihangel Cwmdu with Bwlch and Cathedine (Llanfihangel Cwm Du gyda Bwlch a Chathedin)
Community: Llanfihangel Cwmdu with Bwlch and Cathedine
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
Late C18 and on the London to Brecon coach route, where tolls and toll houses were introduced after an Act of Parliament dated 1767.
Segmental-headed mile marker of dressed stone, inscribed: BRECON 10.
Reasons for Listing
A good example of a well inscribed simple milestone.
Other nearby listed buildings
On W side and set back from minor road N of A40 at Kestrel Inn.
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On S side of farmhouse at right angles to road.
On E side of a minor road N of A40 at Kestrel Inn, and standing on S side of a junction with road to
Stable and Cart Shed at Middle Gaer
On W side of minor road N of A40 at Kestrel Inn, and virtually opposite Middle Gaer Farmhouse.
Old House at Middle Gaer
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Farm Buildings at Llwyfan
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