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Sundial at Ragged Hall 9 Metres to North of House

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7971 / 51°47'49"N

Longitude: -0.4626 / 0°27'45"W

OS Eastings: 506113

OS Northings: 212052

OS Grid: TL061120

Mapcode National: GBR G67.9VV

Mapcode Global: VHFRZ.X3S6

Entry Name: Sundial at Ragged Hall 9 Metres to North of House

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173087

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157866

Location: Great Gaddesden, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP2

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Great Gaddesden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Gaddesden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 01 SE
(North side)
4/85 Sundial at Ragged Hall
- 9m to N of house


Sundial. 1716 dial on early C20 pedestal. Brass plate and gnomon on buff
terra-cotta moulded pedestal. A square engraved dial plate about 200mm
square with angular openwork gnomon. Square-section terra-cotta pillar
about lm high with square top and base. Lotus leaf ornament to cap and
each face of shaft. Inscription 'This Dial was made for/John St. Alban
in 1716 for/Alfoxton Hall Alfoxton Devonshire/ Wordsworth and Coleridge/
are known to have been there/ in 1796'.

Listing NGR: TL0611312052

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