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Sundial Approximately 35 Metres to West of Darley Cliffe Hall, Barnsley

Description: Sundial Approximately 35 Metres to West of Darley Cliffe Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333963

OS Grid Reference: SE3551304497
OS Grid Coordinates: 435513, 404497
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5359, -1.4656

Location: Kingwell Road, Barnsley S70 4AG

Locality: Barnsley
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S70 4AG

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Listing Text

SE30SE (north side, off)
Worsbrough Dale

2/88 Sundial approximately
35 metres to west of
Darley Cliffe Hall
Sundial. Mid C18. Sandstone. Octagonal foot to turned, vase-shaped pedestal
with bead moulding round the neck. Cyma-moulding beneath brass dial with decorative
profile-cut gnomon. Dial, now kept elsewhere, is -inscribed 'I. Metcalfe / 1756 /
Henry Wood'. Metcalfe's name is inscribed on several stone sundials still to be
seen around the Marquis of Rockingham's estate at Wentworth Woodhouse. Darley
Cliffe Hall (q.v.) was formerly occupied by the agent to that estate.

Listing NGR: SE3551304497

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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