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Sundial in Centre of East Courtyard at Ripley Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Ripley, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0403 / 54°2'25"N

Longitude: -1.5698 / 1°34'11"W

OS Eastings: 428272

OS Northings: 460565

OS Grid: SE282605

Mapcode National: GBR KPGQ.YF

Mapcode Global: WHC86.VQP0

Entry Name: Sundial in Centre of East Courtyard at Ripley Castle

Listing Date: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150403

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331607

Location: Ripley, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Ripley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

RIPLEY RIPLEY PARK
SE 2860-2960

8/101 Sundial in centre of east
courtyard at Ripley
Castle

GV II

Sundial. Late C18 or early C19. Pale gritstone. 2-tier circular base;
vase baluster with diagonal fluting, approximately 1.5 metres high. Marble
capstone with bronze gnomon inscribed "Tho Wright". The sundial stood in
the centre of a circular lawn when the carriage drive passed round the
courtyard; the painting of the old house made c1780 shows a similar though
more slender sundial. Ripley Castle Guide, p 4.


Listing NGR: SE2827260565

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