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HELIOCHRONOMETER APPROXIMATELY 35 METRES EAST OF DUNCHURCH LODGE

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: HELIOCHRONOMETER APPROXIMATELY 35 METRES EAST OF DUNCHURCH LODGE

List entry Number: 1352676

Location

HELIOCHRONOMETER APPROXIMATELY 35 METRES EAST OF DUNCHURCH LODGE, RUGBY ROAD

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Dunchurch

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Jan-2001

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 489715

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

DUNCHURCH

SP47SE RUGBY ROAD 1724/2/10034 Heliochronometer approximately 35 18-JAN-01 metres east of Dunchurch Lodge

GV II

Heliochronometer. Designed 1902 by G J Gibbs, and incorporated into the landscape design of Dunchurch Lodge by T H Mawson of Windermere for John Lancaster. Circular ashlar plinth of 2 steps, with tripartite fluted column enriched with swags, on a plain base and with a moulded cap. Circular bronze dial on segmental bracket inclined to north.

This unusually sophisticated sundial is of technical interest in its own right, as well as forming a feature within the historic gardens of Dunchurch Lodge.

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National Grid Reference: SP4904171307

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