TERRACE ALONG SOUTH GARDEN FRONT, VEN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1056289
Date first listed:
24-Mar-1961
Statutory Address:
TERRACE ALONG SOUTH GARDEN FRONT, VEN HOUSE, LONDON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
TERRACE ALONG SOUTH GARDEN FRONT, VEN HOUSE, LONDON ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Milborne Port
National Grid Reference:
ST 68056 18403

Details

ST61NE MILBORNE PORT CP LONDON ROAD (South side)

5/154 Terrace along South Garden front, Ven House

24.3.61

GV I

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
261891
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in 24 June, (1911)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 37 Somerset,

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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