DiCamillo Companion

Dogmersfield Park

  • Earlier Houses: There was a Medieval palace of the bishops of Bath and Wells on the site that was replaced by a Tudor house, parts of which may have been incorporated into the current house.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: Thomas Wright may have designed the park and the follies.

  • Architect: Thomas Wright

    Designed: Park and follies
    (Attribution of this work is uncertain)
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    Architect: William Burn

    Date: 1860
    Designed: Alterations

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  • John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. I, p. 242, 1854.

    John Preston (J.P.) Neale, published under the title of Views of the Seats of Noblemen and Gentlemen in England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland, among other titles: Vol. II, 1819.

  • Title: No Voice From the Hall: Early Memories of a Country House Snooper
    Author: Harris, John
    Year Published: 1998
    Publisher: London: John Murray
    ISBN: 0719555671
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Grade II

  • Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: Sir Paulet St. John, 1st Bt., until 1780; Sir Henry Paulet St. John, 2nd Bt., 1780-84; Sir Henry Paulet St. John-Mildmay, 3rd Bt., 1784-1808; Sir Henry St. John Carew St. John-Mildmay, 4th Bt., 1808-48.

    Current Ownership Type: Corporation

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Hotel

    Ownership Details: Today the Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire

  • House Open to Public: By Appointment

    Phone: 01252-853-000

    Fax: 01252-853-010

    Website: https://www.fourseasons.com/

    Historic Houses Member: No


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