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Stabling and Other Outbuildings, Attached to East Side of Ven House

A Grade I Listed Building in Milborne Port, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9642 / 50°57'50"N

Longitude: -2.4559 / 2°27'21"W

OS Eastings: 368078

OS Northings: 118403

OS Grid: ST680184

Mapcode National: GBR MX.MHLJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 56RK.F1V

Entry Name: Stabling and Other Outbuildings, Attached to East Side of Ven House

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366379

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261889

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


5/152 Stabling and other outbuildings,
attached to East side of Ven House



Stables, etc. 1835-36, by Decimus Burton. Ham stone ashlar facing house, red brick with ashlar dressings elsewhere;
hipped Welsh slate roof, largely behind parapet, crowned in centre of East section by classical style timber clock
turret with weathervane. 'L'-plan, single storey: 13 bays along South wall, 5 bays East return. South face of South
wing begins as 7 bays of high garden wall extending from South East corner of Ven House (QV), with cornice and stone
piers and urn finials to parapet over, then elliptical archway with simple surround, impost blocks and console bracket
keystone, plain pilasters each side, crowned with stone carved eagles; then 3 bays of 8-pane sash windows in keystoned
architraved surrounds, centre adapted for french doors, parapet as before. East wall of East wing plain; West elevation
has projecting centre 2 bays with large semi-circular arches with doors and overfill: South East corner room adapted as
billiard room, and unit to West of archway against South wall now garage. Part of the complex setting to a Country
house. (Country Life, 24 June, 1911).

Listing NGR: ST6807818403

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