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Sundial, Piers and Wall to West of Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Whickham South and Sunniside, Gateshead

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9189 / 54°55'7"N

Longitude: -1.7338 / 1°44'1"W

OS Eastings: 417162

OS Northings: 558272

OS Grid: NZ171582

Mapcode National: GBR JCBK.FJ

Mapcode Global: WHC3W.BMMH

Entry Name: Sundial, Piers and Wall to West of Chapel

Listing Date: 18 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025169

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303879

Location: Gateshead, NE16

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Whickham South and Sunniside

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Whickham

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 15 NE WHICKHAM B6314
(north side)
Gibside Estate

10/114 Sundial, piers and
wall to west of chapel.

G.V. II

Sundial: late C18/early C19. Sandstone and bronze.Cyma moulded plinth
to baluster decorated with garlands and acanthus leaves; moulded stone
slab holds circular bronze dial engraved OMNIS SPRITUS LAUDET DOMINUM.
Piers and wall around sundial: 2 circular piers, with cornice band and
cyma coping, flank entrance to enclosure formed by dwarf ashlar wall,
with low-sloping coping, from which railings have been removed.


Listing NGR: NZ1716258272

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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