SUNDIAL IN CENTRE OF EAST COURTYARD AT RIPLEY CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1150403

Date first listed: 18-May-1987

Statutory Address: SUNDIAL IN CENTRE OF EAST COURTYARD AT RIPLEY CASTLE

Map

Ordnance survey map of SUNDIAL IN CENTRE OF EAST COURTYARD AT RIPLEY CASTLE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1150403 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 24-Oct-2018 at 04:48:35.

Location

Statutory Address: SUNDIAL IN CENTRE OF EAST COURTYARD AT RIPLEY CASTLE

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate (District Authority)

Parish: Ripley

National Grid Reference: SE 28272 60565

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

RIPLEY RIPLEY PARK SE 2860-2960

8/101 Sundial in centre of east courtyard at Ripley Castle

GV II

Sundial. Late C18 or early C19. Pale gritstone. 2-tier circular base; vase baluster with diagonal fluting, approximately 1.5 metres high. Marble capstone with bronze gnomon inscribed "Tho Wright". The sundial stood in the centre of a circular lawn when the carriage drive passed round the courtyard; the painting of the old house made c1780 shows a similar though more slender sundial. Ripley Castle Guide, p 4.

Listing NGR: SE2827260565

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 331607

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Ripley Castle Guide Book4
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 32 North Yorkshire,

End of official listing