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Horn Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Beaminster, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8222 / 50°49'19"N

Longitude: -2.7606 / 2°45'38"W

OS Eastings: 346522

OS Northings: 102789

OS Grid: ST465027

Mapcode National: GBR MH.XJFX

Mapcode Global: FRA 563X.NCD

Entry Name: Horn Park

Listing Date: 22 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118761

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105069

Location: Beaminster, West Dorset, Dorset, DT8

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Beaminster

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Beaminster St Mary of the Annunciation

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 40 SE
4/10 Horn Park
- II

Large House. 1911 by T. Lawrence Dale in Queen Anne style. East elevation: coursed
lias rubble walls and ashlar dressings. Applied quoin-work. Stone plat band.
Hipped tile roofs of bell-cast shape. Heavy wood cornice contains guttering.
2 stone stacks just below ridge with moulded cornices. Further stacks along South
elevation. 2 storeys and attics. 5 windows, sashes with wide glazing-bars, wide
flush wooden frames, wooden cills. 5 Dormers, 2-light casements and glazing bars
with hipped tile roofs over with boxed eaves. Door at centre, has a portico with
Tuscan order square piers (coupled) and a single Tuscan column to front. Large open
segmental pediment over with a recess-panelled soffit. Original entrance on south
elevation. Tuscan pilaster surround with open and broken segmental pediment over.
Stone cartouche with arms of Pinneys and cornucopia. Door is wood with 15 panels.
Interior: Drawing-room with segmental and cross-vaulted plaster ceiling. Fireplace
with thin rinceaux and cornucopia. Elliptical-arch corridor with plasterwork roses.
Doors are bolection-moulded in 2 panels. Staircase with turned wooden balusters.
Source: N. Pevsner, Dorset, p 88-9.

Listing NGR: ST4652202789

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