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Sundial Approximately 6 Metres South of Numbers 1 and 2 Bothy Cottages (Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in Blenheim, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8381 / 51°50'17"N

Longitude: -1.3534 / 1°21'12"W

OS Eastings: 444646

OS Northings: 215701

OS Grid: SP446157

Mapcode National: GBR 7WJ.LNH

Mapcode Global: VHCXD.H2C6

Entry Name: Sundial Approximately 6 Metres South of Numbers 1 and 2 Bothy Cottages (Not Included)

Listing Date: 27 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203464

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253012

Location: Blenheim, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX20

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Blenheim

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

BLENHEIM
SP41NW
2/26 Sundial approx. 6m S of Nos.1
and 2 Bothy Cottages (not
included)
GV II
Sundial. c.1710; designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor. Limestone. Vase-shaped
pedestal, with acanthus-leaf carving to base and carved swags. Brass dial has
ducal coronet set in gnomon. Pedestal carved by Henry Banks and dial made by
John Rowley.
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I;
Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p475; D. Green: Blenheim Palace,
: 1951, pp117,252)


Listing NGR: SP4464615701

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