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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: -2.7132 / 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
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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