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Sundial, Piers and Wall to West of Chapel, Burnopfield

Description: Sundial, Piers and Wall to West of Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303879

OS Grid Reference: NZ1716258272
OS Grid Coordinates: 417162, 558272
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9189, -1.7338

Location: 87 Burnopfield Road, Rowlands Gill NE16 6BG

Locality: Burnopfield
County: Gateshead
Country: England
Postcode: NE16 6BG

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Listing Text

(north side)
Gibside Estate

10/114 Sundial, piers and
wall to west of chapel.


Sundial: late C18/early C19. Sandstone and bronze.Cyma moulded plinth
to baluster decorated with garlands and acanthus leaves; moulded stone
slab holds circular bronze dial engraved OMNIS SPRITUS LAUDET DOMINUM.
Piers and wall around sundial: 2 circular piers, with cornice band and
cyma coping, flank entrance to enclosure formed by dwarf ashlar wall,
with low-sloping coping, from which railings have been removed.

Listing NGR: NZ1716258272

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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