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Latitude: 53.6115 / 53°36'41"N
Longitude: -1.5747 / 1°34'28"W
OS Eastings: 428237
OS Northings: 412854
OS Grid: SE282128
Mapcode National: GBR KVFP.W3
Mapcode Global: WHCBB.SHB6
Entry Name: Camellia House in Bretton Park Approximately 80 Metres West of Bretton Hall
Listing Date: 22 November 1966
Last Amended: 21 June 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1313229
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342581
Location: West Bretton, Wakefield, WF4
Civil Parish: West Bretton
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Woolley St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE21SE WEST BRETTON PARK ROAD
(north side, off)
8/85 Camellia House in
22.11.66 Bretton Park approx. 80
metres west of Bretton
Camellia House. Circa 1812 by Jeffry Wyatt, for Col. Thomas Richard and
Diana Beaumont. Ashlar and glass. A symmetrical composition of 7 x 1 bays
plus a diagonally projecting bay at each corner. Square panelled piers to
the front supporting the entablature and blocking course which is stepped up
at centre. Full-height glazing. Large round-arched windows, with glazing
bars, to the corner bays framed by engaged Tuscan columns. Hipped glass
roofs, separate over the projecting bays. Rear: central projection with side
wings with entrance portals, no glazing.
Interior: niche at left and right rear. Scrolled iron brackets support the
iron gutter and similar arched braces to roof apex. Iron tie rods to 2
intermediated trusses clasped by pairs of slender iron columns.
N. Pevsner. The Buildings of England. 1967.
Bretton College Archive.
Listing NGR: SE2823712854
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