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Sundial in Churchyard Approximately 15 Metres South of Church of All Saints, Kirk Deighton

Description: Sundial in Churchyard Approximately 15 Metres South of Church of All Saints

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 331717

OS Grid Reference: SE3988350512
OS Grid Coordinates: 439883, 450512
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9492, -1.3938

Location: Main Street, Kirk Deighton, North Yorkshire LS22 4EB

Locality: Kirk Deighton
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: LS22 4EB

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/16 Sundial in churchyard
approximately 15 metres
south of Church of All


Sundial. c1772. Gritstone base, limestone baluster shaft, bronze gnomon.
Approximately 1.5 metres high overall. Base has 2 steps, the lower
approximately 1 metre square. The rather shapeless vase baluster has a
square plinth, reeded lower part and a frieze with stylised acanthus
decoration and roll mouldings below the octagonal gnomon. Extensively
weathered at time of resurvey, apart from the south-east portion which is
sheltered by a yew tree. The dial has the names of countries and cities cut
on it, indicating the time in those places. Anon, The Parish Church of All
Saints, Kirk Deighton, Guide Sheet, nd.

Listing NGR: SE3988350512

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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