STABLING AND OTHER OUTBUILDINGS, ATTACHED TO EAST SIDE OF VEN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1366379
Date first listed:
24-Mar-1961
Statutory Address:
STABLING AND OTHER OUTBUILDINGS, ATTACHED TO EAST SIDE OF VEN HOUSE, LONDON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
STABLING AND OTHER OUTBUILDINGS, ATTACHED TO EAST SIDE OF 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 68078 18403

Details

ST61NE MILBORNE PORT CP LONDON ROAD (South side)

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

24.3.61

GV I

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
261889
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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