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Camerton Court and Attached Offices and Gatepiers, Camerton

Description: Camerton Court and Attached Offices and Gatepiers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 32673

OS Grid Reference: ST6873057629
OS Grid Coordinates: 368730, 157629
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3169, -2.4501

Location: Camerton, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 0PT

Locality: Camerton
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA2 0PT

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Listing Text


2/7 Camerton Court and attached
offices and gatepiers
l.2.56 (Formerly listed as Camerton Court)


Country house. 1835 by G.S. Repton. Ashlar, offices of coursed, squared
rubble, slate and concrete tile roofs. Entrance elevation, 2 storeys,
3 windows, all sashes, ground floor are taller with moulded architrave, cornice,
cills on guttae, smaller ones at first floor have no cornice, blocking course
between, cornice, low parapet, all dominated by porte cochere on 2:1:1:2 Tuscan
columns carrying entablature and balustraded parapet; to left, a lower curved
flank wall joins a block of offices, 2 storeys, 5 windows, sashes under voussoirs,
hipped roof, to right an inserted C20 garage door is below a single sash, to
left is a pair of large square gatepiers with urns, to left of that is a hipped
single storey block, C20 garage door in end elevation, return elevation has
7 windows as offices and a round headed doorway. Garden elevation: has
2 storeys, 4 windows, those at first floor as entrance elevation, below is an
octastyle Ionic colonnade which runs, at left, into a large, canted bay, all
under balustraded parapet, windows to bay as entrance, similar french windows
behind colonnade; at left is a later single storey conservatory, 5 windows
between Ionic pilasters, paired at corners, carrying entablature and balusters,
as elsewhere, glazed roof, return elevation has pediment on 4 pilasters, blank
rear has bas-relief plaques of 1975, conservatory abuts elevation with 3 windows
as entrance. North elevation has 4 windows, as entrance, at left are steps
slightly forward, at right a rubble quadrant wall with one window connects to
block of offices, 2 storeys and basement, 7 windows, sashes, 9-pane on first
floor, hipped wing breaks forward at right. Interior: large open-well,
cantilevered stair with ornate cast iron balusters and large open wreath, top
lit by glazed dome; grand, connecting drawing and dining rooms with plaster
panelled walls and display niches.

Listing NGR: ST6873057629

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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