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Sundial Approximately 10 Metres East South East of East Formal Gardens, Blenheim

Description: Sundial Approximately 10 Metres East South East of East Formal Gardens

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253011

OS Grid Reference: SP4425316106
OS Grid Coordinates: 444253, 216106
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8418, -1.3591

Locality: Blenheim
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX20 1PS

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Listing Text

8/25 Sundial approx. 10m ESE of
East Formal Gardens
Sundial. c.1710; designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor. Limestone. Vase-shaped
pedestal, with acanthus-leaf carving to base and carved swags. Brass dial has
ducal coronet set in gnomon. Pedestal carved by Henry Banks and dial made by
John Rowley.
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I;
Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p475; D. Green: Blenheim Palace: 1951, pp117,

Listing NGR: SP4425316106

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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