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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 150 METRES NORTH OF BELTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1235882

Location

SUNDIAL 150 METRES NORTH OF BELTON HOUSE, BELTON PARK

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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireSouth KestevenDistrict AuthorityBelton and Manthorpe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 21-Sep-1979

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Nov-1994

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 382879

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

BELTON & MANTHORPE SK9339 BELTON PARK, Belton 1315-0/9/97 (East side) 21/09/79 Sundial 150 metres north of Belton House (Formerly Listed as: BELTON PARK, Belton Sundial approx 100m N of Belton House) GV II*

Sundial sited on the main garden axis. c1690. By CG Cibber. Portland stone figure of Time, seated on a globe, supporting a baluster column with the assistance of a cherub. The brass dial is inscribed and signed by Thomas Wright, 1725. The sundial stands on a modified octagonal sandstone base of 3 steps. This sundial may have been commissioned by Sir John Brownlow, builder of Belton House. This building appears within Belton Park which is on the Gardens Register at grade I. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram N: Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 139; Marsden J & Barber A: Belton House: London: 1985-1987: 46).

Listing NGR: SK9301239423

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Marsden, J and Barber, A - Title: Belton House - Date: 1985-1987 - Page References: 46
  2. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 27 Lincolnshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England
  3. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N and Harris, J and Antram, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire - Date: 1989 - Page References: 139

National Grid Reference: SK9301239423

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