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Temple Cloud Court House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cameley, Bath and North East Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.32 / 51°19'12"N

Longitude: -2.5437 / 2°32'37"W

OS Eastings: 362209

OS Northings: 158023

OS Grid: ST622580

Mapcode National: GBR JS.X4VT

Mapcode Global: VH89F.V2MW

Entry Name: Temple Cloud Court House

Listing Date: 5 March 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312844

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32747

Location: Cameley, Bath and North East Somerset, BS39

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Cameley

Built-Up Area: Temple Cloud

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST 65 NW CAMELEY TEMPLE CLOUD

6/11 Temple Cloud Court House
5.3.82
G.V. II

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: ST6220958023

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