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Sundial Base in the Stable Courtyard, Rendcomb College

A Grade II Listed Building in Rendcomb, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7855 / 51°47'7"N

Longitude: -1.9734 / 1°58'24"W

OS Eastings: 401929

OS Northings: 209646

OS Grid: SP019096

Mapcode National: GBR 2NT.5VD

Mapcode Global: VHB2B.RD23

Entry Name: Sundial Base in the Stable Courtyard, Rendcomb College

Listing Date: 12 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090167

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131287

Location: Rendcomb, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Rendcomb

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Rendcomb St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

RENDCOMB RENDCOMB
SP 00 NW
6/263 Sundial base in the stable
courtyard, Rendcomb College

GV II

Sundial base (possibly originally intended to be a fountain).
Limestone. Mid 1860s. Highly ornate carved base shaped like an
ice-cream cone with three swans seated at the base which is
decorated with bullrushes; band of lilies and water lilies above;
the upper part comprises a representation of a huge open water lily
with a raised circular base at the centre on which stands a brass
sundial, accurate to the minute, made by the Pilkington Company of
Preston.


Listing NGR: SP0192909646

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