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3 Adjacent Roadside Milestones Set in Middle of Stone Wall Approx 18m West of Lambert Lane Junction

A Grade II Listed Building in Drewsteignton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7179 / 50°43'4"N

Longitude: -3.7671 / 3°46'1"W

OS Eastings: 275346

OS Northings: 92404

OS Grid: SX753924

Mapcode National: GBR QG.G3Y7

Mapcode Global: FRA 3705.S83

Entry Name: 3 Adjacent Roadside Milestones Set in Middle of Stone Wall Approx 18m West of Lambert Lane Junction

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95146

Location: Drewsteignton, West Devon, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Drewsteignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cheriton Bishop St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 79 SE CHERITON BISHOP CROCKERNWELL

10/45
3 adjacent roadside milestones
set in middle of stone wall
approx 18m west of Lambert Lane
junction

II


3 adjacent inscribed roadside milestones. Late C18-early C19. Granite and
Portland stone. All plain slabs with elliptical heads. On left a broad granite
stone inscribed 'Exeter 11 miles, 2 furlongs, 82 poles'. Central narrow stone of
Portland stone inscribed '11 miles, 38 poles from the centre of Exe Bridge'. Right
side a narrow stone of Portland stone inscribed 'Here ends Exeter Trust'. 2 of
these are Turnpike Trust milestones.


Listing NGR: SX7534692404

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Description

SX 79 SE CHERITON BISHOP CROCKERNWELL

10/45
3 adjacent roadside milestones
set in middle of stone wall
approx 18m west of Lambert Lane
junction

II


3 adjacent inscribed roadside milestones. Late C18-early C19. Granite and
Portland stone. All plain slabs with elliptical heads. On left a broad granite
stone inscribed 'Exeter 11 miles, 2 furlongs, 82 poles'. Central narrow stone of
Portland stone inscribed '11 miles, 38 poles from the centre of Exe Bridge'. Right
side a narrow stone of Portland stone inscribed 'Here ends Exeter Trust'. 2 of
these are Turnpike Trust milestones.


Listing NGR: SX7534692404

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