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Terrace Along South Garden Front, Ven House, Milborne Port

Description: Terrace Along South Garden Front, Ven House

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 261891

OS Grid Reference: ST6805618403
OS Grid Coordinates: 368056, 118403
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9642, -2.4562

Location: A30, Milborne Port, Somerset DT9 5RA

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

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Listing Text


5/154 Terrace along South Garden front,
Ven House



Garden Terrace. 1696-1730, by Richard Grange. Lias stone cut and squared, for base, with Ham ashlar openwork
balustrades with piers capped by urns. 7 bays to each side of central wide sweep staircase to match, 16 treads; similar
untapered flight of stairs to East end of terrace: Terrace paved with Keinton flagstones set diagonally. Terrace not as
illustrated on original elevation/Plan for South side of Ven House (qv), but probably the original as executed.
(Country Life, 24 June, 1911). Part of the setting to an important Country House.

Listing NGR: ST6805618403

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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