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Sundial House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington

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Latitude: 54.4864 / 54°29'11"N

Longitude: -1.5316 / 1°31'53"W

OS Eastings: 430444

OS Northings: 510220

OS Grid: NZ304102

Mapcode National: GBR KJRK.6J

Mapcode Global: WHC63.FHXH

Entry Name: Sundial House

Listing Date: 27 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186243

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350417

Location: Hurworth, Darlington, DL2

County: Darlington

Civil Parish: Hurworth

Built-Up Area: Hurworth-on-Tees

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hurworth

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 3010 (North side)

17/79 No. 9
(Sundial House)


House. Probably mid C18, altered in early C19. Brick in English garden wall
bond; ridged concrete roof tiles; brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Central 4-panel door and overlight in stone doorcase. Narrow 2-pane sash to
right of door. Late C19 canted 2-storey bay windows in end bays. Replaced
2-pane sash above door. Diamond-shaped sundial, said to have been made by
the mathematician William Emerson (1701-1782), to right of central first-floor
window, is almost completely hidden by vegetation. Steeply-pitched roof has
raised brick verges. End and ridge stacks with top bands. Included for group

Listing NGR: NZ3044410220

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