MILESTONE ABOUT 500 METRES EAST OF WILLOUGHBY HEDGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1131165

Date first listed: 09-Sep-1987

Statutory Address: MILESTONE ABOUT 500 METRES EAST OF WILLOUGHBY HEDGE, A303

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: MILESTONE ABOUT 500 METRES EAST OF WILLOUGHBY HEDGE, A303

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

District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Chicklade

National Grid Reference: ST 87596 33829

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

EAST KNOYLE A303 ST 83 SE (north side) 8/5 Milestone about 500 metres east of Willoughby Hedge GV II Milestone. Probably late C18. Limestone pillar with incised lettering to front: XCVI / Miles from / LONDON / XVIII / from Amesbury. This section of road between Amesbury and Willoughby Hedge turnpiked 1760-62. (VCH, Wiltshire, Vol 4, 1959)

Listing NGR: ST8759633829

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 321111

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pugh, RB, Crittall, E, The Victoria History of the County of Wiltshire, (1959)

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