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Pair of milestones on A483

A Grade II Listed Building in Disserth and Trecoed (Dyserth a Thre-coed), Powys

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Latitude: 52.2105 / 52°12'37"N

Longitude: -3.3935 / 3°23'36"W

OS Eastings: 304880

OS Northings: 257837

OS Grid: SO048578

Mapcode National: GBR YP.2T1V

Mapcode Global: VH69M.4PBS

Plus Code: 9C4R6J64+6H

Entry Name: Pair of milestones on A483

Listing Date: 29 November 2004

Last Amended: 29 November 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 83352

ID on this website: 300083352

Location: Approximately 0.9km S of Howey village and immediately S of Llwynbrain Villas.

County: Powys

Community: Disserth and Trecoed (Dyserth a Thre-coed)

Community: Disserth and Trecoed

Locality: Howey

Traditional County: Radnorshire

Tagged with: Milestone

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A milestone probably erected in 1759 (the date is on another milestone in the series). A second milestone was added immediately behind it in the C19 which is shown on the 1889 Ordnance Survey.


A roughly hewn stone block painted white, with inscription in black-painted letters, 'To the WELLS 2', and 'To Builth V'. Placed behind it is a freestone marker with segmental top, painted white, inscribed in black letters 'Builth 5 miles' and 'Newtown 29'.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special historic interest as part of a series of well-preserved C18 and C19 milestones on the A483 between Llandrindod Wells and Builth Wells.

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  • II Howey Hall
    In its own grounds approximately 250m NW of Howey village, on the W side of the A483.
  • II Bryn-y-groes
    Approximately 1km SE of Howey village, reached by track on the N side of a minor road between Crossway and Betws Diserth.
  • II Pair of milestones on A483
    Approximately 2.3km SSW of Howey.
  • II Milestone on A483
    Approximately 600m N of Howey village.
  • I Church of St Cewydd
    In a walled churchyard on the E bank of the River Ithon, and the S side of a minor road between Howey and Newbridge-on-Wye, approximately 1.7km WSW of Howey.

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