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Walls Enclosing Kitchen Garden, Immediately East of Stables, Ven House

A Grade II Listed Building in Milborne Port, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9641 / 50°57'50"N

Longitude: -2.4545 / 2°27'16"W

OS Eastings: 368176

OS Northings: 118399

OS Grid: ST681183

Mapcode National: GBR MX.MHYH

Mapcode Global: FRA 56RK.FL9

Entry Name: Walls Enclosing Kitchen Garden, Immediately East of Stables, Ven House

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056290

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261894

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

ST61NE MILBORNE PORT CP LONDON ROAD (South side)

5/157 Walls Enclosing Kitchen Garden,
immediately East of Stables, Ven
House

24.3.61

GV II

Enclosing wall with gateways. C18. Red brick English Garden wall bond, Ham stone dressings. Brick walls approximately
4 metres high, with plain ashlar copings, brick piers with cornice caps and ball finials, enclosing kitchen garden
approximately 70 metres by 50 metres, and also Nursery Northwards: gateways in middle of North and South walls kitchen
garden; good wrot iron gates with simple overthrows: East wall lower, about 1.5 metres, in rubble stonework; in centre
tall ashlar piers with cornice caps and urn finials; good wrot iron gates with elaborate overthrow. Part of the setting
to an important Country House. (Country Life, October 29th, 1898).


Listing NGR: ST6817618399

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