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Buckshaw House, Holwell

Description: Buckshaw House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 21 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 104852

OS Grid Reference: ST6871511328
OS Grid Coordinates: 368715, 111328
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9006, -2.4462

Location: Holwell, Dorset DT9 5LD

Locality: Holwell
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5LD

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Listing Text

ST 61 SE HOLWELL BUCKSHAW

2/122 Buckshaw House

- II*

House, mid C18 with extensive C19 alterations and additions. Rendered
and ashlar walls, with rusticated quoins, hipped slate roof with brick
stacks. Symmetrical facade. 2 storeys and attic, 7 bays, 2:3:2.
Sashes with glazing bars. Central window above door has moulded
surround and scrolled cheek pieces. Upper windows have stone aprons.
Doorway has segmental pediment, in ashlar architrave and reeded consoles.
First floor plat-band. Upper floor is a C19 addition. Internally all
features are late C19 (RCHM).
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 121, no 8. Newman J and Pevsner N, The
Buildings of England: Dorset, Penguin, 1972, p 233.


Listing NGR: ST6871511328

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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