A Grade II Listed Building in Llanberis, Gwynedd
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building.
In some locations, Street View may not
give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 53.0922 / 53°5'31"N
Longitude: -4.0578 / 4°3'28"W
OS Eastings: 262295
OS Northings: 356980
OS Grid: SH622569
Mapcode National: GBR 5S.9BR3
Mapcode Global: WH54V.MJXS
Entry Name: Milestone
Listing Date: 28 May 1999
Last Amended: 28 May 1999
Source ID: 21839
Building Class: Transport
Location: Located on the south side of the A 4086 in the Pass of Llanberis, near the junction of the road to Blaen-y-nant, about 1.5km south-east of Nant Peris.
Locality: Pass of Llanberis
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
One of a series of milestones set up after the establishment of the turnpike road in the 1790s.
Late C18 milestone relating to the turnpike road established in the 1790s. Roughly-shaped round-headed slate stone set in rubblestone roadside boundary wall. Inscribed "C. CURIG/ 6 M. 5 1/2 F./ CARNARVON/ 11M."
Reasons for Listing
Included for its special historic turnpike road milestone, a well-preserved example of a characteristic local type.
Other nearby listed buildings
Pont y Gromlech
Spans the Afon Nant Peris in an isolated position on the A 4086 in the Pass of Llanberis about 2km south-east of Nant Peris.
Located on hillside on a rough track above the A 4086; low rubblestone wall in front of cottage.
Located on the south side of the A 4086 towards the eastern end of the pass of Llanberis approximately 1km north-west of Pen-y-pass.
Located at Gwastadnant on the south side of the A 4086 at the south-eastern approach to Nant Peris.
Located behind a low rubblestone wall on the A 4086 at the south-eastern edge of Nant Peris.
Located in an isolated position within rubble-walled enclosure without vehicular access on hillside above the A 4086 at Nant Peris.
Located within its own small field system in a prominent position on rising ground above the A 4086 at Nant Peris.
Located in the garden of Tyn-y-Ffynnon on the east side of a farm track running northwards from the A 4086 at Nant Peris.