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Paradise House, Holt

Description: Paradise House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107531

OS Grid Reference: SU0493105297
OS Grid Coordinates: 404931, 105297
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8472, -1.9313

Location: Paradise Road, Holt, Dorset BH21 7DZ

Locality: Holt
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 7DZ

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Listing Text


5/72 Paradise House


Detached house, former farmhouse. Mid-late C18. Brick walls, with dentil
cornice. Tiled roof with stone eaves courses, externally projecting brick end
stacks. 2 storeys and attic. Plat band at first floor level. Raised panel
door in porch with gabled roof. Ground floor has 4 cross pattern casements
with glazing bars. First floor has 5 similar windows. Attic has 3 hipped
dormers with casements with centre horizontal glazing bars. Main ground floor
rooms have fireplaces with elliptical brick arches. Closed string stair with
splat balusters. (R.C.H.M. Monument 25. Dorset Vol V).

Listing NGR: SU0493105297

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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