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Memorial Sundial at St Edmund's College (Rc) (47 Metres to East of Front Door), Standon

Description: Memorial Sundial at St Edmund's College (Rc) (47 Metres to East of Front Door)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 161029

OS Grid Reference: TL3721022068
OS Grid Coordinates: 537210, 222068
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8803, -0.0080

Location: Standon, Hertfordshire SG11 1DS

Locality: Standon
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 1DS

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Listing Text

Old Hall Green
(west side)

1/9 Memorial Sundial at
St Edmund's College (RC)
(47m to E of front door)


Sundial. Circa 1869. Limestone with circular bronze dial on
top. About 1.5m high. A wide octagonal pillar with deep Gothic
moulded base, simple octagonal capstone with raised octagonal
centre supporting the plate (gnomon missing). Inscribed in Gothic
lettering running up each facet of the shaft. Erected to mark
the celebration held 8 - 10 June 1869 to commemorate the
centenery of founding the school at Old Hall Green.

Listing NGR: TL3721022068

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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