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

A Grade II Listed Building in Milborne Port, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9641 / 50°57'50"N

Longitude: -2.4545 / 2°27'16"W

OS Eastings: 368176

OS Northings: 118399

OS Grid: ST681183

Mapcode National: GBR MX.MHYH

Mapcode Global: FRA 56RK.FL9

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

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056290

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261894

Location: Milborne Port, South Somerset, Somerset, DT9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Milborne Port

Built-Up Area: Milborne Port

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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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

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