History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangywer, Gwynedd

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

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.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8962 / 52°53'46"N

Longitude: -3.5667 / 3°34'0"W

OS Eastings: 294702

OS Northings: 334341

OS Grid: SH947343

Mapcode National: GBR 6F.PQ27

Mapcode Global: WH676.5GTL

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 31 January 2005

Last Amended: 31 January 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 83583

Building Class: Transport

Location: Located at the NE side of the country road leading SE from Rhos-y-gwaliau, down the Hirnant valley to Lake Vyrnwy; c. 0.5km SE of the hamlet of Rhos-y-gwaliau.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Llangywer

Community: Llangywer

Locality: Rhos-y-gwaliau

Traditional County: Merionethshire

Find accommodation in
Bala Junction

History

Probably mid to late C18 milestone, similar in style to dated examples in the county.

Exterior

Flat faced boulder milestone, incised with lettering that reads: BALA / 21M / YVRNWY / 10M.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a well-preserved C18 milestone.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Rhiwaedog Bridge
    Spanning the Afon Hirnant and carrying the country road that leads SE down the Hirnant valley to Lake Vyrnwy from the S end of the village of Rhos-y-gwaliau.
  • II* Plas Rhiwaedog
    Located at the end of a private driveway that leads NE from the country road at Pont Rhiwaedog; c. 400m ENE of the village of Rhos-y-gwaliau.
  • II Rhiwaedog farmhouse
    Located at the end of a private driveway that leads NE from the country road at Pont Rhiwaedog; c. 400m ENE of the village of Rhos-y-gwaliau. The farmhouse is directly E of Plas Rhiwaedog.
  • II Gatehouse at Rhiwaedog
    Llangywer
  • II Agricultural range at Rhiwaedog Farm
    Located at the end of a private driveway that leads NE from the country road at Pont Rhiwaedog; c. 400m ENE of the village of Rhos-y-gwaliau. The lofted range is located to NE of Plas Rhiwaedog and t
  • II Barn at Rhiwaedog Farm
    Located at the end of a private driveway that leads NE from the country road at Pont Rhiwaedog; c. 400m ENE of the village of Rhos-y-gwaliau. The barn lies to NNE of Plas Rhiwaedog and the adjacent
  • II Ty'n-y-wern
    Set back from the SE side of a country road that leads NE from the village of Rhos-y-gwaliau to the B4391.
  • II Old Ty'n-y-wern
    Set back from the SE side of a country road that leads NE from the village of Rhos-y-gwaliau to the B4391. The former cowhouse is sited between the cottage at Ty'n-y-wern and the road.

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.