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The Orangery, Attached to the South West Corner of Ven House, Milborne Port

Description: The Orangery, Attached to the South West Corner of Ven House

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 261888

OS Grid Reference: ST6801318444
OS Grid Coordinates: 368013, 118444
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9645, -2.4569

Location: A30, Milborne Port, Somerset DT9 5DP

Locality: Milborne Port
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5DP

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Listing Text


5/151 The Orangery, attached to the
South West corner of Ven House


Orangery. 1835-36, by Decimus Burton. Ashlar Ham stone base and piers; pitched timber and glass roof. Rectangular plan,
3 bays x 3.5 bays. Piers have Corinthian columns supporting full entablature, with urns to coping of central Eastern
bays 30-pane deep sash windows, doubled to all but bays 1 and 5 on East face: matching doors to bay 3 South face and
centre bay 3 East face. West wall solid brickwork. Timber trussed roof; raised earth bed in centre of orangery. Covered
staircase approach from North West. Part of the setting to an important Country House.

Listing NGR: ST6801318444

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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