History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Milestone SW of Castell Pigyn

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanarth, Ceredigion

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2034 / 52°12'12"N

Longitude: -4.2973 / 4°17'50"W

OS Eastings: 243104

OS Northings: 258616

OS Grid: SN431586

Mapcode National: GBR DG.3BQN

Mapcode Global: VH3JR.GWJ8

Entry Name: Milestone SW of Castell Pigyn

Listing Date: 16 February 1996

Last Amended: 16 February 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17727

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated on S side of A 487 some 150m SW of Castell Pigyn, 1.2 km NE of Llanarth.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Llanarth

Community: Llanarth

Locality: Castell Pigyn

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

Find accommodation in
Llanarth

History

Early C19 milestone on Cardigan to Aberystwyth road, turnpike trust formed 1770. Similar to stones from Aberaeron to Cardigan.

Exterior

Whitewashed stone milestone inscribed: " TO CARDIGAN 19 MILES".

Reasons for Listing

Included as relic of transport history.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Former Capel Fronwen
    Situated some 200m E of village centre, on S side of road to Oakford.
  • II North Parade
    Situated on hillside W of main road, down short drive running N from Tanybryn.
  • II Talybryn
    Situated on steep hillside W of the main road, on lane from Post Office to the church.
  • II* Church of Saint David
    Situated in Llanarth village on hill W of main road.
  • II Pandy
    Situated in centre of village, set back from A 487 on E side, just across Pont Llethi.
  • II Fronwen Uchaf
    Situated some 500m SE of Llanarth, down lane running SE from B4342 Oakford road from junction just E of Fronwen Chapel.
  • II Coach-house and Stable Range at the Vicarage
    Situated immediately N of The Vicarage
  • II Glennydd
    Situated on SW side of Alma Street (A 487) the eighth house stepped down between Gorphwysfa and Arba, attached to both.

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.