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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 APPROXIMATELY 60 METRES EAST OF THE AVENUE

List entry Number: 1369286

Location

MILESTONE APPROXIMATELY 60 METRES EAST OF THE AVENUE, LONDON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireSouth OxfordshireDistrict AuthorityWheatley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-May-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 247003

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History

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Details

WHEATLEY LONDON ROAD SP6005 (South side) 8/236 Milestone approx. 60m. E of The Avenue

- II

Milestone. Probably early C18. Limestone. Tapering circular stone with rounded top, inscribed on side "XLVIII / miles from / London / To Oxford / VI". The road was turnpiked by the Stokenchurch and Enslow Trust in 1719. (K. Lawrence, Oxfordshire Museums Information Sheet 7).

Listing NGR: SP6056905499

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Lawrence, K, 'Oxfordshire Museums Information Sheet' in Milestones of Oxfordshire, ()

National Grid Reference: SP 60569 05499

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