History in Structure

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

Milepost 1km S on A486

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 »


Latitude: 52.1555 / 52°9'19"N

Longitude: -4.3335 / 4°20'0"W

OS Eastings: 240461

OS Northings: 253370

OS Grid: SN404533

Mapcode National: GBR DF.67RW

Mapcode Global: VH3K3.T2XX

Plus Code: 9C4Q5M48+6H

Entry Name: Milepost 1km S on A486

Listing Date: 16 February 1996

Last Amended: 16 February 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17739

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated on E side of road, some 300m S of drive to Pantsod

County: Ceredigion

Community: Llanarth

Community: Llanarth

Locality: Synod Inn

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

Find accommodation in


Mid C19 milepost of the type used on New Quay to Llandysul road. These were generally made by the Eagle Foundry, Aberystwyth.


Painted cast-iron milepost, triangular plan with two faces, marked: "NEW QUAY 5 MILES and LLANDYSSUL 10 MILES". Triangular sloping top and roll edges.

Reasons for Listing

Included as relic of transport history.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Milestone near Blaen-waun fawr
    Situated on S side of A487, some 300m W of entrance to Blaen-waun fawr at bottom of embankment of redeveloped stretch of road.
  • II Milestone outside Dolcoed
    Situated in Rhydybeillen, on E side of old road, now cul-de-sac, E of present A 487. Milestone is marked slightly further N on O.S.
  • II Milepost at Post-bach
    Situated on N side of A486, some 50m W of dwelling called Post-bach.
  • II Milepost on A486
    Situated on W side, some 100m S of Brynrhiwgaled chapel
  • II Melyn Synod, Synod Mill
    Situated by Afon Soden, some 1 km SE from A486 junction 400m N of Brynrhiwgaled Chapel.

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.