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MILESTONE, ABOUT 30 METRES SOUTH-WEST OF CLAPTON MILL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MILESTONE, ABOUT 30 METRES SOUTH-WEST OF CLAPTON MILL

List entry Number: 1056857

Location

MILESTONE, ABOUT 30 METRES SOUTH-WEST OF CLAPTON MILL, CLAPTON ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: West Crewkerne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Dec-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 262465

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST40NW WEST CREWKERNE CP CLAPTON ROAD (West side) CLAPTON

5/218 Milestone, about 30 metres south-west of Clapton Mill

GV II

Milestone. Cl9. Portland stone pillar with cast iron plaque. Pillar about 450mm wide x 110mm thick, tapering x 950mm high with segmental curved top; plaque about 380mm x 135mm, with 140mm diameter semi-circles at top and bottom: reads '13/LYME/CREWKERNE/3'. Part of the acknowledged Wells to Dorchester route (Ogilby 1675), the road was turnpiked in 1765 by the Crewkerne Trust under their first Act: (Bentley J.B. and Murless B.J, Somerset Roads, SIAS, 1985).



Listing NGR: ST4133606350

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Bentley, J B, Murless, B J , Somerset Roads: The Legacy of the Turnpikes Western Somerset, (1985)

National Grid Reference: ST 41336 06350

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