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Walls Enclosing Kitchen Garden, Immediately East of Stables, Ven House, Milborne Port

Description: Walls Enclosing Kitchen Garden, Immediately East of Stables, Ven House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 261894

OS Grid Reference: ST6817618399
OS Grid Coordinates: 368176, 118399
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9641, -2.4545

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


5/157 Walls Enclosing Kitchen Garden,
immediately East of Stables, Ven



Enclosing wall with gateways. C18. Red brick English Garden wall bond, Ham stone dressings. Brick walls approximately
4 metres high, with plain ashlar copings, brick piers with cornice caps and ball finials, enclosing kitchen garden
approximately 70 metres by 50 metres, and also Nursery Northwards: gateways in middle of North and South walls kitchen
garden; good wrot iron gates with simple overthrows: East wall lower, about 1.5 metres, in rubble stonework; in centre
tall ashlar piers with cornice caps and urn finials; good wrot iron gates with elaborate overthrow. Part of the setting
to an important Country House. (Country Life, October 29th, 1898).

Listing NGR: ST6817618399

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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