Monument record MDR3546 - Gazebo, Holme Hall, Bakewell

Type and Period (1)

  • (Elizabethan to Victorian - 1600 AD to 1900 AD)

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Full Description

Probably contemporary with the main part of the Hall , i.e. early 17th century. It is built of stone with a cornice and balustrade. There is an arched entrance. There are two figures in alcoves, with blind alcoves behind them. (1). Grade II listed Gazebo at Holme Hall, dating from the mid 18th century. It has an ashlar sandstone fa├žade but is otherwise coursed limestone. It has a single cell set into bank with a prospect terrace behind a roof balustrade. EXTERIOR: tall round arch flanked by semi-domed niches set above oval statue niches (statues removed to Holme Hall for safe keeping). Moulded cornice surmounted by incomplete balustrade with turned balusters and corniced end dies with ball finials. Each return has solid ashlar parapet. INTERIOR: no interior features. Now set in woodland at the head of a flight of steps leading from archway in Terrace walls to east of Holme Hall. (2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 3235. 3235.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.

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Location

Grid reference SK 21 69 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish BAKEWELL, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Nov 13 2017 12:45PM

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