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SUNDIAL, ATTACHED WALLS AND OUTBUILDING APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH WEST OF MANOR FARMHOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: SUNDIAL, ATTACHED WALLS AND OUTBUILDING APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH WEST OF MANOR FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1040120

Location

SUNDIAL, ATTACHED WALLS AND OUTBUILDING APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH WEST OF MANOR FARMHOUSE, BACK LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Collyweston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-May-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 31-Mar-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 232899

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History

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Details

COLLYWESTON BACK LANE SK9902 (South side) 8/35 Sundial, attached walls and 23/05/67 outbuilding approx. 20m SW of Manor Farmhouse (Formerly listed as Sundial at Manor Farmhouse)

GV II

Sundial, attached walls and outbuilding. Probably late C17 with C18 sundial. Squared coursed limestone, sundial has ashlar facade, outbuilding has Collyweston slate roof. Sundial is an eliptically arched recess, set in the wall, with Roman numerals following the springing line. Small moulded cornice above numerals and moulded cornice above arch. Attached walls form 3 sides of former kitchen garden. Square head doorway, set in east wall spur, has moulded stone surround. Outbuilding in south-west corner, may have been a summerhouse. Square head doorway, with chamfered stone surround, and oval window with stone surround. East wall continues southwards to cottage in Hall Yarn (not included). The walls may have been the kitchen garden walls to the house built on the site ol Collyweston Palace. The Palace, which had been the home of Lady Margaret Beaufort, Countess of Richmond was dismantled about 1640. A new house was built on the site by the Tryon family probably in the mid/late C17. (RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p33)

Listing NGR: SK9946902919

Selected Sources

Other
Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire, (1984)

National Grid Reference: SK9946902919

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