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Milestone Opposite Number 15 High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Purton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5871 / 51°35'13"N

Longitude: -1.8699 / 1°52'11"W

OS Eastings: 409112

OS Northings: 187592

OS Grid: SU091875

Mapcode National: GBR 3SM.G2J

Mapcode Global: VHB3C.JCVN

Entry Name: Milestone Opposite Number 15 High Street

Listing Date: 17 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356024

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317971

Location: Purton, Wiltshire, SN5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Purton

Built-Up Area: Purton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Purton

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

(south side)

8/324 Milestone opposite No. 15 High


Milestone. C18 or early C19. Sarsen. Square shaft reduced to
triangular and shaped to give oval face at top. Legends now
painted, reading, on left: TO WOOTTON BASSETT 4 Miles. On right:
TO CRICKLADE 4 Miles. TO CIRENCESTER 11 Miles. On top face: BATH
31 Miles.

Listing NGR: SU0911287592

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

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