Seaborough Court 3864

Beaminster, England, Dorset, West Dorset

Brief Description

This is a late-19th century house and garden in the style of Harold Peto. Features include terraces, arbours, an octagonal pool, the remains of a water garden and steps to the west leading to the parkland.

Detailed Description

This is a late-19th century house and garden in the style of Harold Peto with terraces, arbours, an octagonal pool, the remains of a water garden and steps to the west leading to the parkland.
Features

Style

  • Italianate
  • Pool
  • Description: There is an octagonal pool.
Terrace, Steps
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Seaborough
History

Detailed History

The property was owned by the Mitchell family, Mrs. Mitchell being the sister of Harold Peto. Although there is no documentary evidence that Peto designed the garden, the signs of his influence and advice are clear.
Associated People

Just one person associated to Seaborough Court

References

References

Contributors

  • William Gueterbock

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  • Dorset Gardens Trust