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Milestone on A 470

A Grade II Listed Building in Glyn Tarell, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9305 / 51°55'49"N

Longitude: -3.4506 / 3°27'1"W

OS Eastings: 300360

OS Northings: 226774

OS Grid: SO003267

Mapcode National: GBR YL.NJQV

Mapcode Global: VH6BY.4QPX

Entry Name: Milestone on A 470

Listing Date: 22 June 2005

Last Amended: 22 June 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 84507

Building Class: Transport

Location: On NW side of A470 some 1.5 km NE of Libanus village.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Glyn Tarell

Community: Glyn Tarell

Locality: Libanus

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

One of a series of late C18 or early C19 milestones on the Brecon to Merthyr turnpike road.

Exterior

Milestone, white-painted sandstone with black painted lettering inscribed 'TO BRECON 3 miles'.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an early milestone, of special historic transport interest.

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    Situated up drive off A470 some 1.8 km NE of Libanus village.
  • II Dovecote at Bolgoed
    Situated in corner of terraced garden to left of Bolgoed, up drive off A470 some 1.8 km NE of Libanus village.
  • II Cilwych
    Situated on W side of long lane up to Cefn Uchaf, some 800m SW of Llanspyddid village.
  • II Outbuildings at Cilwych
    Situated just N of house at Cilwych.
  • II Cefn Uchaf
    Situated at end of a long lane running N and W from Cilwych, some 800m SW of Llanspyddid village.
  • II Milestone on A 470
    On N side of A470 some 2.7 km NE of Libanus village.
  • II The Corn Barn
    Situated on W side of lane running S from A40 in village, opposite Llanspyddid farmhouse.
  • II The Farmhouse
    Situated immediately W of the church, on S side of A 40.

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