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The Refuge, Cameley

Description: The Refuge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 32744

OS Grid Reference: ST6232257707
OS Grid Coordinates: 362322, 157707
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3172, -2.5420

Location: A37, Cameley, Temple Cloud, Bath and North East Somerset BS39 5BW

Locality: Cameley
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS39 5BW

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Listing Text


6/8 The Refuge


Inn, now house. C16 core with late C18 and mid C19 alterations and additions.
Rubble with brick additions, stone dressings and double Roman tile roofs.
Composite Gothic style. 2 storeys, 7 windows with square tower projecting from
the 5th bay and rising to 3 storeys above parapet. Ground floor windows are C19
casements with marginal glazing, upper floor windows are plate glass sashes all
under segmental heads. One 3-light Gothic window to right hand ground floor.
Tower has 2 Gothick windows to road with Y tracery and original leaded panes in
upper window. Roundel and plain oblong openings in top storey. Doorway in
tower has flush beaded panels formed by Y tracery and moulded architrave. End
rendered stacks. Rear elevation has a 4-light chmafered mullion window and a
2-light edge moulded mullion window. Interior. Ground floor left hand room has
inglenook fireplace with stop chamfered beam and fragments of C16 painted
decoration with crude Vitruvian scrolls in black on grey plaster. A staircase
light has late C18 painted glass with Picturesque scenes. The building was the
former Bell Inn.

Listing NGR: ST6232257707

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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