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Sundial, Head Gardener's House, Buxley, Manderston House

A Category B Listed Building in Duns, Scottish Borders

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Latitude: 55.7859 / 55°47'9"N

Longitude: -2.3057 / 2°18'20"W

OS Eastings: 380923

OS Northings: 654770

OS Grid: NT809547

Mapcode National: GBR D1BJ.MR

Mapcode Global: WH8X2.KT7V

Plus Code: 9C7VQMPV+8P

Entry Name: Sundial, Head Gardener's House, Buxley, Manderston House

Listing Name: Manderston, Buxley, Head Gardener's House, Sundial

Listing Date: 9 June 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 389047

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB42518

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200389047

Location: Duns

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Mid Berwickshire

Parish: Duns

Traditional County: Berwickshire

Tagged with: Sundial

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Circa 1900. Pedestal sundial after earlier 18th century sundial at Colonsay House, comprised of ashlar baluster-shaft, with gadrooned lower section and moulded base, set on plinth, with neck moulding and octagonal table head bearing copper dial and gnomon.

Statement of Interest

Set at centre of entrance path to Head Gardener?s House, which, with the neighbouring fountain, is listed separately. The Colonsay House sundial is illustrated in MacGibbon and Ross. Part of the A Group comprised of the complex of buildings at Buxley.

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