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Gateposts and Sundial in Garden About 27 Metres South of Snowshill Manor, Snowshill

Description: Gateposts and Sundial in Garden About 27 Metres South of Snowshill Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134829

OS Grid Reference: SP0966733803
OS Grid Coordinates: 409667, 233803
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0026, -1.8606

Location: Snowshill, Gloucestershire WR12 7JU

Locality: Snowshill
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR12 7JU

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Listing Text

SP 0833-0933
12/48 Gateposts and sundial, in garden,
about 27m south of Snowshill Manor
4.7.60 (formerly listed as part of Snows-
hill Manor with dovecote and garden
Two gateposts and sundial. Probably c1720 for W. Sambach.
Ashlar stone, wooden gates. Two gate piers, sundial c6m to west,
in line. Gate piers viewed as approaching house: rusticated
pilasters set against ashlar face: moulding, pulvinated frieze,
moulded cap, step, cyma to ball finial. Between a pair of framed
wooden doors, centre rail, swept top, diamond-set bars to both
panels. To left, square ashlar pier, of similar height, moulding
forming base to tall block, formerly sundial but now (1986) lacking
gnomon. Ball finial. Forms group with Manor and garden wall
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire, The Cotswolds, 1970)

Listing NGR: SP0966733803

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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