A Grade II Listed Building in Llanfaethlu, Isle of Anglesey
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Latitude: 53.3596 / 53°21'34"N
Longitude: -4.5434 / 4°32'36"W
OS Eastings: 230840
OS Northings: 387760
OS Grid: SH308877
Mapcode National: GBR HM4T.KLG
Mapcode Global: WH424.5TQB
Entry Name: Sundial, Carreglwyd
Listing Date: 16 February 2001
Last Amended: 16 February 2001
Source ID: 24791
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: Located in the lawned garden directly SW of the house at Carreglwyd.
County: Isle of Anglesey
Traditional County: Anglesey
C18 sundial. Probably installed as part of the improvements to the estate which were thought to be under the direction of Mary Trygarn, mother of Holland Griffiths, owner of the estate at that time.
Octagonal sandstone sundial, set on a square pillar with fluted sides. The face of the dial is slate and retains the weathered figuring, including the name of the maker: Whitstable & Sons. The gnomon is of brass.
Reasons for Listing
Included as a fine C18 sundial, a distinctive feature in the garden of Carreglwyd.
Other nearby listed buildings
In an isolated location set within park and woodland. The house forms the centre to the Carreglwyd estate and is set back from the N and E sides of the Porth Swtan road, leading NE off the A5025.
The Laundry, Carreglwyd
Located to the rear (NW) of the house at Carreglwyd.
Gateways and walls to NE of Carreglwyd
Located ENE of the house at Carreglwyd.
The Stables, Carreglwyd
Located c50m NE of the house at Carreglwyd.
Located within woodland to SE of the stable range at Carreglwyd, overlooking the lake; c75m ESE of the house.
Set within woodland to W of the walled garden at Carreglwyd; c120m NW of the house.
Bridge, walling and gateposts at the entrance to Carreglwyd
At the entrance, and carrying the main approach road to the house and estate centre at Carreglwyd (to the NE). Spanning a narrow channel along which the waters from the lake drain.
In an isolated location, set back from the NW side of the A5025; c800m SE of the house at Carreglwyd.