The Entrance Facade
The Garden Facade
Built / Designed For: Sir Brook Bridges
House & Family History: The interiors contain the remains of the 1770s decorative scheme by Robert Mylne. Jane Austen was a frequent guest at Goodnestone; her brother Edward was married to one of the family's daughters.
J.B. Burke: 2.S. Vol. II, p. 226, 1855.
J.P. Neal: 2.S. Vol. II, 1825.
Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - HARDBACK
Author: Colvin, Howard
Year Published: 2008
Reference: pg. 725
Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
Book Type: Hardback
Title: Georgian: The Magazine of the Georgian Group, The
Year Published: NA
Reference: Jan 2002, pg. 13
Publisher: London: The Georgian Group
Book Type: Magazine
House Listed: Grade II
Park Listed: Grade II
Seat of: Julian Brook Plumptre, 22nd Baron FitzWalter.
Past Seat of: Sir Brook Bridges, Bt., 18th century.
Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home