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Pool with fountain in north garden, about 60 metres north-north-west of Montacute House

A Grade II Listed Building in Montacute, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9524 / 50°57'8"N

Longitude: -2.7133 / 2°42'47"W

OS Eastings: 349993

OS Northings: 117233

OS Grid: ST499172

Mapcode National: GBR MK.NBDP

Mapcode Global: FRA 566L.GRC

Plus Code: 9C2VX72P+WM

Entry Name: Pool with fountain in north garden, about 60 metres north-north-west of Montacute House

Listing Date: 27 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434948

Location: Montacute, South Somerset, Somerset, TA15

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Montacute

Built-Up Area: Montacute

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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THE BOROUGH (north side, off)
Pool with fountain in north garden, about 60 metres north-north-west of Montacute House

GV
II
Pool with fountain. 1894 by R.S. Balfour, on site of or close by to C16 pond. Ham stone ashlar. Greek cross plan with convex quarter-circles in angles: pool framed by low plinth, on which are turned balusters with moulded coping in all about 800mm high, with piers having obelisk finials to the eight principal corners: fountain a simple spout only.

(R.I.B.A. Drawings Collection; Girouard, M and others, Montacute House, National Trust, 1985).

Listing NGR: ST4999317233

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