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Holnest Park House, Holnest

Description: Holnest Park House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 104845

OS Grid Reference: ST6553008886
OS Grid Coordinates: 365530, 108886
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8784, -2.4913

Location: Holnest, Dorset DT9 6HA

Locality: Holnest
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6HA

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Listing Text

ST 60 NE HOLNEST

5/116 11-7-85 Holnest Park House

- II

Country House, now hotel, early to mid C19. Rendered walls with
hipped slate roof behind balustraded parapet. Originally symmetrical
facade. 4:3:4. Central pavilion projects and is pedimented. Sashes
with glazing bars. Flat hoods over. Beneath pediment is a Venetian
window. Left hand corners have Italianate towers. Statutes on
pediments. Centre bays bowed to rear. C20 extension of 5 bays to the
left. Newman J and Pevsner N, The Buildings of England: Dorset,
Penguin, 1972, p 232.


Listing NGR: ST6553008886

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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