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Holnest Park House

A Grade II Listed Building in Holnest, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8784 / 50°52'42"N

Longitude: -2.4913 / 2°29'28"W

OS Eastings: 365530

OS Northings: 108886

OS Grid: ST655088

Mapcode National: GBR MW.SSSB

Mapcode Global: FRA 56NS.C6W

Entry Name: Holnest Park House

Listing Date: 11 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104845

Location: Holnest, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Holnest

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Holnest Church of the Assumption

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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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

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