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Sundial on Island to Rear of Walton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Walton, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6415 / 53°38'29"N

Longitude: -1.451 / 1°27'3"W

OS Eastings: 436391

OS Northings: 416245

OS Grid: SE363162

Mapcode National: GBR LV9B.NC

Mapcode Global: WHDCB.PQ7R

Entry Name: Sundial on Island to Rear of Walton Hall

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135580

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342355

Location: Walton, Wakefield, WF2

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Walton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sandal Magna St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE31 N WALTON WALTON PARK

3/51 Sundial on island
to rear of
Walton Hall

GV II

Sundial. Dated 1813. By G. Boulby. Ashlar with copper gnomens. Square plinth
has recessed panelled sides with carved scalloped roundel in relief, cyma-moulded
cornice. Surmounted by elaborate multi-gnomened polyhedron engraved "Lat. 53 40 1N".
and showing the time in different parts of the world including Amsterdam, Rome,
Warsaw, Moscow, Pekin, Basil, Madras, Madrid, Mexico, Philadelphia, Demerara and
Boston.

Listing NGR: SE3639116245

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

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