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Sundial Approximately 6 Metres South of Numbers 1 and 2 Bothy Cottages (Not Included), Blenheim

Description: Sundial Approximately 6 Metres South of Numbers 1 and 2 Bothy Cottages (Not Included)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253012

OS Grid Reference: SP4464915700
OS Grid Coordinates: 444649, 215700
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8381, -1.3534

Location: Blenheim, Oxfordshire OX20 1PZ

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

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Listing Text

2/26 Sundial approx. 6m S of Nos.1
and 2 Bothy Cottages (not
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, pp117,252)

Listing NGR: SP4464915700

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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