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Latitude: 51.2945 / 51°17'40"N
Longitude: -1.7768 / 1°46'36"W
OS Eastings: 415658
OS Northings: 155062
OS Grid: SU156550
Mapcode National: GBR 4YK.TW3
Mapcode Global: VHB4S.5Q0J
Entry Name: Avon Club, (Building 110) Royal Air Force, Upavon Camp
Listing Date: 3 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1299342
English Heritage Legacy ID: 311094
Location: Upavon, Wiltshire, SN9
Civil Parish: Upavon
Built-Up Area: Upavon Army Camp
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Upavon St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
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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