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Milestone, Outside the Post Office and Stores

A Grade II Listed Building in Haselbury Plucknett, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8946 / 50°53'40"N

Longitude: -2.7519 / 2°45'6"W

OS Eastings: 347212

OS Northings: 110841

OS Grid: ST472108

Mapcode National: GBR MJ.RSQX

Mapcode Global: FRA 563Q.ZNG

Entry Name: Milestone, Outside the Post Office and Stores

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056154

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262277

Location: Haselbury Plucknett, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Haselbury Plucknett

Built-Up Area: Haselbury Plucknett

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Haselbury Plucknett

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


10/28 Milestone, outside the Post
Office and Stores
(not included on the list)

Milestone. Early C18. Ham stone pillar with cast iron plaque. Stone about 500mm wide x 200mm thick x 1.1m high, with
triangular top: plaque about 300mm wide and 220m high, including a double-ogee top, reads: 'VII/YEOVIL', the town name
set on slight curve. The road through the village was the main Salisbury to Exeter route by 1675, but was bypassed soon
after 1840: it was the principal road maintained, from 1753, by the Yeovil Trust. (Bentley, J.B and Murless B.J,
Somerset Roads, SIAS, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST4721210841

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