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Milestone at corner of Princes Street and Church Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Montgomery, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5605 / 52°33'37"N

Longitude: -3.1475 / 3°8'50"W

OS Eastings: 322307

OS Northings: 296467

OS Grid: SO223964

Mapcode National: GBR B0.CV1B

Mapcode Global: WH7B2.MWDY

Entry Name: Milestone at corner of Princes Street and Church Bank

Listing Date: 16 December 2005

Last Amended: 16 December 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 87247

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated just N of rebated corner that holds the pump.

County: Powys

Town: Montgomery

Community: Montgomery (Trefaldwyn)

Community: Montgomery

Built-Up Area: Montgomery

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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History

Milestone on turnpike road, probably earlier stone with affixed C19 cast-iron plate, matching those on the Bishops Castle Road and Forden Road. The turnpike system in the area dates from c1768.

Exterior

Milestone, sandstone, round headed with affixed round headed cast-iron plaque marked in capitals: 'Miles/ From/ London. 169/ Salop. 21 ½ / W,Pool. 7 ½ / Bps, Castle. 8 ½ / Newtown. 9'.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special historic transport interest.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Pump at corner of Church Bank
    Situated in rebate of stone walls at street corner opposite Ivy House, Church Bank.
  • II Is-y-bryn
    Situated in terraced row, the right half of a mirrored pair with Cotswold to right.
  • II Ivy House
    Situated on the corner of Church Bank and Bishops Castle Street.
  • II Church Bank House
    Situated attached to left end of Ivy House.
  • II Cotswold
    Situated in terraced row, the left half of a mirrored pair with Is-y-bryn to right.
  • II Bowling Green Cottage and railings
    Situated on corner of Church Bank and Lions Bank
  • II Pen-y-grisiau
    Situated on street line, attached to Ivy House, Church Bank.
  • II The Checkers Hotel
    Situated in terraced row between Cotswold and Montgomery Fish Bar.

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