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Latitude: 54.5229 / 54°31'22"N
Longitude: -1.8741 / 1°52'26"W
OS Eastings: 408246
OS Northings: 514187
OS Grid: NZ082141
Mapcode National: GBR HJC4.1F
Mapcode Global: WHC5R.5LT0
Entry Name: Sundial on Lawn West of Rokeby Park
Listing Date: 28 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1322732
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111735
Location: Rokeby, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Rokeby
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
NZ 0814 ROKEBY ROKEBY PARK
13/145 Sundial on lawn
of Rokeby Park
Sundial on medieval shaft. Grey limestone with fossil corals. The shaft,
of semi-octagonal plan, has a moulded cap and carved heraldry on the front
faces. Later square base. The shaft may have formed part of a tomb recess,
probably of C15 date, probably brought from Egglestone Abbey (q.v.).
C20 bronze sundial is not of interest.
Listing NGR: NZ0824614187
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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