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Description: Humphreston House
Date Listed: 15 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 32741
OS Grid Reference: ST6229657674
OS Grid Coordinates: 362296, 157674
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3169, -2.5424
ST 65 NW CAMELEY TEMPLE CLOUD
6/5 Humphreston House
House. Late C18. Coursed, thin bedded rubble to main front, coarser rubble to
end and rear walls. Concrete tile roof with stone copings. 3 storeys,
3 windows. Ground and 1st floor windows are 6 pane sashes except that to left
hand ground floor which has been lengthened. 2 sliding Yorkshire sashes below
ground to cellar. Upper openings are 9 pane sashes. Central doorway has been
part stone blocked and glazed with sash. Semi-circular fanlight with keyed head
in pedimented architrave surround with fluted pilasters and lotus capitals.
Moulded stone parapet, end brick stacks. C20 extension to rear. Interior.
Entrance passage has raised and moulded panels on the walls, chair rail and simple
cornice. Morning Room to ground floor right hand has complete C18 fittings
comprising chair rail, wall panels, acanthus frieze cornice, shutters and window
seats, chimney-piece with swags and lotus capitals and on either side a buffet
niche with original shelving.
Listing NGR: ST6229657674
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Source: English Heritage
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