DiCamillo Companion
England

Holmdale

  • House & Family History: Holmdale was designed by G.E. Street for himself in collaboration with his son, Arthur Edmund Street. The House was later extended by Barton Webb. The living rooms are tile hung and half-timbered and form an L-shape with a stone tower on an angle. Gladstone was a visitor to Holmdale and made known his like of the House. In June 2006 the House and 38 acres were listed for sale for £6.5 million.

    Comments: Pevsner, writing in "The Buildings of England: Surrey," called Holmdale "very impressive."

  • Architect: George Edmund Street

    Date: 1873
    Designed: House, in collobration with his son, Arthur Edmund Street, for himself

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    Architect: Arthur Edmund Street

    Date: 1873
    Designed: House, in collobration with his father, G.E. Street.

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    Architect: Barton Webb

    Designed: Extended House

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  • Title: Buildings of England: Surrey, The
    Author: Nairn, Ian; Pevsner; Nikolaus; Cherry, Bridget (Reviser)
    Year Published: 1971
    Reference: pg. 316
    Publisher: London: Penguin Books
    ISBN: 140710213
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat of: George Edmund Street, 19th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No