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Latitude: 50.3341 / 50°20'2"N
Longitude: -4.6408 / 4°38'26"W
OS Eastings: 212157
OS Northings: 51581
OS Grid: SX121515
Mapcode National: GBR N6.X7RT
Mapcode Global: FRA 1854.V4V
Entry Name: Sundial Walls and Steps in Front of Fowey Hall
Listing Date: 27 April 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323710
English Heritage Legacy ID: 469235
Location: Fowey, Cornwall, PL23
Civil Parish: Fowey
Built-Up Area: Fowey
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Fowey
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 15 SW FOWEY TOWN HANSON DRIVE
868-0/2/10065 Sundial, Walls and Steps
in front of Fowey Hall
Sundial, walls and steps down from terrace in front of country house. 1898 for Sir George Hanson. Granite ashlar, vermiculated below chamfered string course of central part. Circular-on-plan wall surrounding circular central sundial, semi-circular-on-plan steps on either side down to central landing, the steps flanked by low balustrade plinth with squat square-on-plan terminal piers surmounted by ball finials.
All the walls have cyma-moulded copings. The sundial has a tapered shaft with cavetto twist up to knecking surmounted by bowl with egg enrichment to moulded cornice. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SX1215751581
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