CAST IRON FINGER POST CAST IRON FINGER POST AT MILLBRIDGE CROSSROADS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1253073
Date first listed:
10-Sep-1993
Statutory Address:
CAST IRON FINGER POST AT MILLBRIDGE CROSSROADS, FRENSHAM ROAD
Statutory Address:
CAST IRON FINGER POST, A287 MILLBRIDGE CROSSROADS

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CAST IRON FINGER POST AT MILLBRIDGE CROSSROADS
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Location

Statutory Address:
CAST IRON FINGER POST AT MILLBRIDGE CROSSROADS, FRENSHAM ROAD
Statutory Address:
CAST IRON FINGER POST, A287 MILLBRIDGE CROSSROADS

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

County:
Surrey
District:
Waverley (District Authority)
Parish:
Frensham
National Grid Reference:
SU 84806 42344

Details

In the entry for:

SU 84 SW FRENSHAM A287 MILLBRIDGE CROSSROADS

525-/3/10004 Cast iron finger post

II

the description shall be amended to read as follows:

Finger post, probably late C19. Cast iron structure with central post an 8-sided column on a plinth with 2 bands about 2 ft above the base, a decorative finial and 4 sign boards, 2 arms high and 2 arms lower, terminating in hands with extended index fingers. One high board reads 'TO SHORTFIELD COMMON ½ MILE - BATTS CORNER 2½ MILES.' Other high board reads 'TO TILFORD 2½ MILES - ELSTEAD 5½ - GODALMING 8½.' One low board reads 'TO FRENSHAM POND 1¼ MILES - CHURT 2½ - HINDHEAD 7.' Other low board reads 'TO FARNHAM 3 MILES'. A rare and decorative type of signpost. This finger post is situated in the garden of Alison Cottage, The Reeds Road.

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The following item shall be added:

SU 84 SW FRENSHAM A287 MILLBRIDGE CROSSROADS

525-/3/10004 Cast iron finger post

II

Finger post, probably late C19. Cast iron structure with central post with decorative finial and 2 sign boards terminating in hands with extended index fingers. Left side board reads "TO SHORTFIELD COMMON ½ MILE - BATTS CORNER 2½ MILES". Right side board reads "TO TILFORD 2½ MILES - ELSTEAD 5½ MILES - GODALMING 8½ MILES". A rare and decorative type of signpost.



Listing NGR: SU8480642344

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
436203
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 18 Jul 2007
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