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

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirk Deighton, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9492 / 53°56'57"N

Longitude: -1.3938 / 1°23'37"W

OS Eastings: 439883

OS Northings: 450512

OS Grid: SE398505

Mapcode National: GBR LQQS.12

Mapcode Global: WHD9T.KZHW

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

Listing Date: 8 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331717

Location: Kirk Deighton, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, LS22

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Kirk Deighton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Spofforth with Kirk Deighton

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 35 SE KIRK DEIGHTON MAIN STREET
(east side)

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

GV II


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

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