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Avon Club, (Building 110) Royal Air Force, Upavon Camp, Upavon

Description: Avon Club, (Building 110) Royal Air Force, Upavon Camp

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 311094

OS Grid Reference: SU1565855061
OS Grid Coordinates: 415658, 155061
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2945, -1.7768

Location: 1 Devon Road, Upavon, Wiltshire SN9 6BQ

Locality: Upavon
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN9 6BQ

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Listing Text

SU 15 NE (north side)

3/143 Avon Club, (Building 110)
Royal Air Force, Upavon Camp
Other ranks club. 1912, for the Central Flying School.
Whitewashed concrete block with rock-faced concrete block quoins.
Asbestos slate roof. Two storeys, main block of 6 bays with single
storey cross wings clasping a raised front terrace. Tripartite 12-
pane sashes, but Venetian windows to gables of wings having raised
keystones and intermittent moulded string. Lunette windows in end
bays of main block lighting stairways. Central clocktower and
gable stacks. Further cross wing central to rear and various later
Interior has cafeteria and bar on ground floor, and billiard room
on first floor. One of an important group of buildings purpose-
built for the Central Flying School before the 1914-1918 War.

Listing NGR: SU1565755063

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Source: English Heritage

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