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Sundial in the Formal Garden South of Dawlish College (Mamhead House)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Mamhead, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6192 / 50°37'9"N

Longitude: -3.5131 / 3°30'47"W

OS Eastings: 293051

OS Northings: 81037

OS Grid: SX930810

Mapcode National: GBR P1.HYHV

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JF.P4D

Entry Name: Sundial in the Formal Garden South of Dawlish College (Mamhead House)

Listing Date: 2 December 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097663

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85977

Location: Mamhead, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Mamhead

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Kenton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SW 98 SW

5/330 Sundial in the formal garden south
- of Dawlish College (Mamhead House)


Sundial. Contemporary with Mamhead House (now Dawlish College), designed 1827-1833
by Anthony Salvin for Sir R.W. Newman, Bt.. Bathstone. Jacobean style.
Pierced stone pedestal, shaped rather like a massive Jacobean pendant. Carved text
in Gothic lettering round dial 'aeternitas abhor momento perdet'. Metal dial signed
Houghton and Simms, London.
Part of the formal garden south of Mamhead House.

Listing NGR: SX9305181037

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

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