John Close Sundials | Sundials | Armillary Spheres | Walldials | Garden Sundials UK
John Close Sundials UK is a designer and maker of Garden Sundials, Walldials, Gnomons, Sculptures and Armillary Spheres.

Makers of exquisite hand crafted Sundials & Armillary Spheres Est. 1991


Made to your Latitude and Longitude.

  • Gemini Brass

    Gemini Brass

    The Gemini range of armillary sphere sundials are made entirely of brass..

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  • Gemini Copper

    Gemini Copper

    Made of solid copper, with a weathered verdigris finish

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  • Neptune stainless steel

    Neptune stainless steel

    Stainless steel armillary sundial made of high grade marine stainless steel

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  • Vernal


    Vernal 18″ Diameter (46cm) Hemispherical Sundial Made of brass with engraved Roman numerals for the hours. A personal inscription can be engraved on the horizon band. Can be made in other sizes. Price £845.00 inc UK Delivery

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  • Jupiter Brass

    Jupiter Brass

    The Jupiter Brass Armillary sundial

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  • Jupiter Copper

    Jupiter Copper

    Jupiter Copper Sundial

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  • Jupiter Stainless

    Jupiter Stainless

    Jupiter Stainless Steel Sundial

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  • Mercury 20 Stainless Steel

    Mercury 20 Stainless Steel

    Mercury 20 Stainless Steel

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  • ED30
  • Equinox


    The Equinox hemispherical sundial though of simple design can create an interesting feature

  • Wall Dial

    Wall Dial

    Solid brass wall dial with a slightly weathered patina

  • Stainless Steel Vertical Wall Dial

    Stainless Steel Vertical Wall Dial

    Stainless Steel Vertical Wall Dial Sundial


Stylish & Durable Sundials

Traditional & Modern Styles

Our traditional and modern sundial designs are available in brass, copper, stainless steel and other materials, and can be supplied with various types of plinths, pedestals and bases.

Garden Sundials

Ideal for Gardens, Patios & Conservatories
Sundials are perfect for adding a point of interest and make attractive ornamental features and sculptures in gardens, parks, woodland, landscaped areas, patios, greenhouses, conservatories or any private or public space

Please click on the left hand products menu or the dropdown above to see our sundial product range.

Exclusive Sundial Designs

The sundials you find on this website are my own creation, and you are unlikely to find them elsewhere.  They are all made in my workshop at Tolleshunt Major, Essex in the UK.

Personal Motto Inscription makes the Perfect Gift!

My sundials can have an engraved personal motto inscribed making an extra special gift or memorable garden feature. Please see below some of our favourite sundial mottos.

About us

We design and make all types of Sundials,  Armillary Sundials, Wall Dials & Horizontal Dials for home and public areas.

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