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Milestone

A Grade II Listed Building in Sacombe, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8463 / 51°50'46"N

Longitude: -0.0714 / 0°4'17"W

OS Eastings: 532944

OS Northings: 218170

OS Grid: TL329181

Mapcode National: GBR KB5.6R2

Mapcode Global: VHGP8.QV3H

Plus Code: 9C3XRWWH+GC

Entry Name: Milestone

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370061

English Heritage Legacy ID: 356219

Location: Sacombe, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Sacombe

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Sacombe

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SACOMBE WARE ROAD (B1001)
TL 3295 1816
(Northeast side)
4/111
- Milestone
- II

Milestone. 1751 for Watton Turnpike Trust. White freestone. A low square
pillar about half a metre high, partly buried, pyramidal head. '24' on
front face is distance to London in miles. To rear is an inscribed
reference to the road, 'Repaird by a Voluntary Subscription from the
Inhabitants of Ware 1751'. (W. Branch Johnson, Industrial Archaeology
of Hertfordshire, 1970, p.110).


Listing NGR: TL3294418170

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

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