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Milepost near Carew Cricket Ground

A Grade II Listed Building in Carew, Pembrokeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6959 / 51°41'45"N

Longitude: -4.828 / 4°49'40"W

OS Eastings: 204650

OS Northings: 203470

OS Grid: SN046034

Mapcode National: GBR GB.S6GG

Mapcode Global: VH2PJ.8MGS

Entry Name: Milepost near Carew Cricket Ground

Listing Date: 6 February 1997

Last Amended: 6 February 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18219

Building Class: Transport

Location: On the east side of the A4075, 250m approx S os Carew Village.

County: Pembrokeshire

Town: Tenby

Community: Carew (Caeriw)

Community: Carew

Locality: Carew Village

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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History

Milepost erected under the Tavernspite Turnpike Trust, before 1844.

Exterior

Pair of flat castings recording the distances to Haverfordwest and Pembroke, and marked Marychurch Foundry, mounted on an angled stone or concrete block.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a well-preserved example of a distinctive local type of mile-post.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • I The Carew Cross
    In Carew village, in a small roadside enclosure taken from Castle Green opposite the Carew Inn.
  • II No 1 & 2
    In Carew village, adjacent to the Carew Inn. There is a white-painted stone wall at the front with a slate coping and neat iron railings, and two large gate-piers.
  • II Carew Inn
    At the junction of the village main street and the A4075. At the front are cast-iron railings on a high plinth wall of rubble masonry.
  • II Old Stable Cottage
    In a mid position in the row attached at the E of the Carew Inn.
  • II Castle Lodge
    In a mid position in the row attached at the E end of the Carew Inn. There is a later rubble-stone wall at the front with gatepiers and an iron gate.
  • II No. 5 Picton Terrace,,,Carew Village,Tenby,,SA70 8SL
    At the E end of the row which is attached to Carew Inn. Small forecourt with rubble masonry walls returning at the left to a wide gateway with stone piers.
  • II No. 6 Picton Terrace,,,Carew Village,Tenby,DYFED,SA70 8SL
    At the E of Carew village, constituting a row of cottages on the S side of the village street in line with, but detached from, the cottages adjoining Carew Inn.
  • II Castle Entrance Gatepiers and Old Cobbler's Shop
    At the entrance to Carew Castle, nearly opposite to the Carew Inn.

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