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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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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9524 / 50°57'8"N

Longitude: -2.7132 / 2°42'47"W

OS Eastings: 349996

OS Northings: 117234

OS Grid: ST499172

Mapcode National: GBR MK.NBFS

Mapcode Global: FRA 566L.GSG

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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Listing Text

ST4917 MONTACUTE CP THE B0R0UGH (North side, off)
7/126 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 8 principal corners: fountain a simple spout only. (R.I.B.A.
Drawings Collection; Girouard, M and others, Montacute House, National Trust, 1985).


Listing NGR: ST4999617234

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