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Sundial in Inner Courtyard at Sidney Hill Cottage Homes

A Grade II Listed Building in Churchill, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3351 / 51°20'6"N

Longitude: -2.8049 / 2°48'17"W

OS Eastings: 344026

OS Northings: 159865

OS Grid: ST440598

Mapcode National: GBR JF.W568

Mapcode Global: VH7CN.BPJW

Entry Name: Sundial in Inner Courtyard at Sidney Hill Cottage Homes

Listing Date: 19 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33952

Location: Churchill, North Somerset, BS25

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Churchill

Built-Up Area: Dinghurst

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/84 Sundial in inner courtyard at Sidney
Hill Cottage Homes


Sundial. Dated SH/1907 (on dial). By Silcock and Reay. Square brick base
with limestone mid course and cornice. Stone shaft 4.5 metres high developing
from 4 consoles. Hexagonal shaft with square sundial and ball finial. Bronze
plates to sundial faces. Further bronze plates to base with the inscription:
'With Warning Hand I Mark Time's Rapid Flight/From Life's Clad Morning To Its
Solemn Night/Yet Through The Dear God's Love I Also Show/There's Light Above Me By
The Shade Below'. Erected at the expense of Sidney Hill of Langford House (q.v.).
(Builder, January 1907; The Studio, April 1907).

Listing NGR: ST4402659865

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