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Sundial About 10 Metres South of Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Adel and Wharfedale, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8575 / 53°51'27"N

Longitude: -1.584 / 1°35'2"W

OS Eastings: 427462

OS Northings: 440223

OS Grid: SE274402

Mapcode National: GBR KRCT.WX

Mapcode Global: WHC95.M9YL

Entry Name: Sundial About 10 Metres South of Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 5 August 1976

Last Amended: 11 September 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 465838

Location: Leeds, LS16

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Adel and Wharfedale

Built-Up Area: Leeds

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Adel St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


714-1/2/471 (East side (off))
05/08/76 Sundial about 10 metres south of
Church of St John the Baptist
(Formerly Listed as:
Sundial about 20 yds south of St
John's Church in Churchyard)


Sundial shaft and plate. Dated 1682. Monolithic chamfered
gritstone shaft and oversailing moulded capital, square base
and plinth, overall height approx 1.5m; small octagonal bronze
or copper plate with worn inscription: 'UT HORA SIC VITA' ('as
an hour so is life').

Listing NGR: SE2746440230

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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