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Sundial, Mounting Steps, Walls and Gate About 6 Metres South East of Macquarie Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Yatton, North Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3939 / 51°23'38"N

Longitude: -2.8309 / 2°49'51"W

OS Eastings: 342286

OS Northings: 166422

OS Grid: ST422664

Mapcode National: GBR JD.RJLW

Mapcode Global: VH7CF.W788

Entry Name: Sundial, Mounting Steps, Walls and Gate About 6 Metres South East of Macquarie Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137546

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33848

Location: Yatton, North Somerset, BS49

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Yatton

Built-Up Area: Yatton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

YATTON C.P. NORTH END
ST 46 NW
5/185 Sundial, mounting steps, walls and
gate about 6 metres south east of
Macquarie Farmhouse
- II
Sundial dated 1657, mounting steps and walls of late C18/early C19, C19 gate.
Limestone block with metal sundial set on top; rubble walls and steps to
mounting block with pennant treads, cast iron gate. Block of limestone about
3/4 metre high, square base, has metal sundial with gnomon set on top, correctly
aligned, circular plate with numerals incised and face of the sun, inscription:
"I mark but ye sunny hours, 1657", in similar style to sundial at Nailsea Court,
Nailsea (q.v.). About 1 metre south of sundial, 5 rubble steps to large top
stand attached to rubble wall about one metre high and 4 metres long; cast iron
gate to left has horizontal struts with circular decoration and spear tops, spear
finials to top of gate; wall extends about 12 metres further to west to join
Macquarie Farmhouse (q.v.) about 1 1/2 metres high.


Listing NGR: ST4228666422

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