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Temple Cloud Court House, Cameley

Description: Temple Cloud Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 March 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 32747

OS Grid Reference: ST6109257571
OS Grid Coordinates: 361092, 157571
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3159, -2.5596

Location: Cameley Road, Bristol BS39 5AH

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

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Listing Text


6/11 Temple Cloud Court House

Court House and Police Station. Dated 1857. Coursed rubble with irregular
quoins and stone dressings. Slate mansard and pitched roof with bracketted
eaves. Ashlar stacks with bracketted caps. Neo-Jacobean style. 2 storeys,
3 windows with stepped ogee and curvilinear coped gables with finials. Windows
are 2 and 3-light casements with chamfered stone mullions and transoms. Ground
floor windows have dripmoulds with returns all under relieving arches of alternating
light and dark stone. Central section is advanced, central arched doorway under
hoodmould with figure stops flanked by single light windows, terminates in
curvilinear gable with pierced pyramid and globe finials. Datestone in gable;
inscription over door reads: "DIVISIONAL COURT & POLICE STATION'. To south is
an attached hexagonal belvedere of 2 storeys with corner buttresses and truncated
roof. To north and set back but attached to rear of main block is a flight of
stone stairs leading to an upper floor entry under coped curvilinear gable.
(Building News, 1857, 199; Drawings in RIBA).

Listing NGR: ST6109457570

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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