Description: Terrace Along South Garden Front, Ven House
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
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ST61NE MILBORNE PORT CP LONDON ROAD (South side)
5/154 Terrace along South Garden front,
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
Source: English Heritage
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