History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Sundial House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.4864 / 54°29'11"N

Longitude: -1.5316 / 1°31'53"W

OS Eastings: 430444

OS Northings: 510220

OS Grid: NZ304102

Mapcode National: GBR KJRK.6J

Mapcode Global: WHC63.FHXH

Plus Code: 9C6WFFP9+H9

Entry Name: Sundial House

Listing Date: 27 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186243

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350417

Location: Hurworth, Darlington, DL2

County: Darlington

Civil Parish: Hurworth

Built-Up Area: Hurworth-on-Tees

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hurworth

Church of England Diocese: Durham

Find accommodation in


NZ 3010 (North side)

17/79 No. 9
(Sundial House)


House. Probably mid C18, altered in early C19. Brick in English garden wall
bond; ridged concrete roof tiles; brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Central 4-panel door and overlight in stone doorcase. Narrow 2-pane sash to
right of door. Late C19 canted 2-storey bay windows in end bays. Replaced
2-pane sash above door. Diamond-shaped sundial, said to have been made by
the mathematician William Emerson (1701-1782), to right of central first-floor
window, is almost completely hidden by vegetation. Steeply-pitched roof has
raised brick verges. End and ridge stacks with top bands. Included for group

Listing NGR: NZ3044410220

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.