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Buckshaw House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Holwell, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9006 / 50°54'2"N

Longitude: -2.4462 / 2°26'46"W

OS Eastings: 368715

OS Northings: 111328

OS Grid: ST687113

Mapcode National: GBR MY.RD24

Mapcode Global: FRA 56RQ.JST

Entry Name: Buckshaw House

Listing Date: 21 May 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152103

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104852

Location: Holwell, Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Holwell

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Holwell St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


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

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