Title:  Hill Seat

Materials:  Chalk ,Douglas fir, cherry

Approx size:  2×4 Metres

Location:  The North Downs Way, Kent.

Date:  1995

The Hill Seat was commissioned By the Stour Valley Art Project and the North Downs Way The sculpture/seat is carved into the banks of the path exposing the chalk subsoil of the downs. sited high up at the edge of the forest, walkers can rest out of the wind within the enclosure of the sculpture with a framed view of the landscape and sky

The sculpture rests on North Downs Way which connects Farnham to Dover and is actually, part of the original ‘Pilgrims way. charting a history back to early medieval times as many a pilgrim travelled to the Canterbury Cathedral.

Photos: H Dillon

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