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Milestone Opposite West Down Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Haslemere, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.109 / 51°6'32"N

Longitude: -0.7408 / 0°44'26"W

OS Eastings: 488250

OS Northings: 135168

OS Grid: SU882351

Mapcode National: GBR DCJ.KHF

Mapcode Global: VHDYP.3DR5

Plus Code: 9C3X4755+JM

Entry Name: Milestone Opposite West Down Lodge

Listing Date: 19 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244469

English Heritage Legacy ID: 449559

Location: Haslemere, Waverley, Surrey, GU26

County: Surrey

Civil Parish: Haslemere

Built-Up Area: Grayshott

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Grayshott

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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(North Side)
Milestone opposite West
Down Lodge
SU 83 NE 7/157
Probably early-mid C19 Portland stone post set diagonally. Near corner rounded
into quadrant curve, with chamfer below stopped into angle. Inscriptions:
1. On quadrant: HYDE PARK CORNER,
2. On chamfer: 40,
3. On west face of angle: GODALMING 8 MILES and a benchmark,
4. On east side: LIPHOOK 4 MILES.
George Bernard Shaw mentioned this milestone in his letters from Blencathra when
he lived there.

Listing NGR: SU8825035168

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