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Terrace Along South Garden Front, Ven House

A Grade I Listed Building in Milborne Port, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9642 / 50°57'50"N

Longitude: -2.4562 / 2°27'22"W

OS Eastings: 368056

OS Northings: 118403

OS Grid: ST680184

Mapcode National: GBR MX.MHJB

Mapcode Global: FRA 56RK.DX5

Entry Name: Terrace Along South Garden Front, Ven House

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056289

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261891

Location: Milborne Port, South Somerset, Somerset, DT9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Milborne Port

Built-Up Area: Milborne Port

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


5/154 Terrace along South Garden front,
Ven House



Garden Terrace. 1696-1730, by Richard Grange. Lias stone cut and squared, for base, with Ham ashlar openwork
balustrades with piers capped by urns. 7 bays to each side of central wide sweep staircase to match, 16 treads; similar
untapered flight of stairs to East end of terrace: Terrace paved with Keinton flagstones set diagonally. Terrace not as
illustrated on original elevation/Plan for South side of Ven House (qv), but probably the original as executed.
(Country Life, 24 June, 1911). Part of the setting to an important Country House.

Listing NGR: ST6805618403

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