Description: Main Entrance Gateway, 35 Metres North West of Ven House
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 261890
OS Grid Reference: ST6810618500
OS Grid Coordinates: 368106, 118500
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9650, -2.4555
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ST61NE MILBORNE PORT CP LONDON ROAD (South side)
5/153 Main entrance gateway, 35 metres
North-West of Ven House
Entrance Gateway. C18, relocated in C19. Ham stone ashlar. Gate piers about 600mm square, moulded plinth, rusticated
shaft, cornice cap and simple crown finials; good wrot iron gates with swept curved top rail: on either side of gateway
3 bays of balustrading about 900 mm high, terminating in cut and squared stone sweeps. The old road, originally some
400 metres to North linking East Street and The Old Road (Dorset), was superseded in C19 by London Road, and the gates
were relocated. Part of the setting to an important Country House.
Listing NGR: ST6810618500
Source: English Heritage
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