Milestone, Brokenborough, Wiltshire, SN16 (Grade II)

Milestone is a grade two (II) listed building in Brokenborough, Wiltshire, SN16. It was first listed in 1986.

A milestone is a stone marker that shows how far away different places are. This milestone is from 1755-6 and is made of limestone. It is 1.5 metres high. There is a cast iron mile plate on the south face of the milestone. The milestone is on the north side of the Brokenborough Sherston Road.

About Milestone

BROKENBOROUGH SHERSTON ROAD ST 98 NW NGR-907874 (north side) 4/8 Milestone II Milestone. 1755-6 (Malmesbury Turnpike) with late C19 mile plate. Limestone post with cambered top, 1.5 metres high; cast iron mile plate on south face: BRISTOL/25/MILES/MALMESB.Y/2/MILES. Victoria County History, Volume 4.

Where is Milestone?

Milestone is located on Sherston Road, in Brokenborough, Wiltshire, SN16.

Key Facts

Grid ReferenceST 90406 87764
Easting, Northing390406, 187764.36084
Latitude, Longitude51.588649, -2.139877
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1023195
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