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The Staff College

A Grade II Listed Building in Camberley, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3407 / 51°20'26"N

Longitude: -0.7485 / 0°44'54"W

OS Eastings: 487268

OS Northings: 160926

OS Grid: SU872609

Mapcode National: GBR D8M.X5R

Mapcode Global: VHDXH.ZK4K

Plus Code: 9C3X87R2+7H

Entry Name: The Staff College

Listing Date: 19 July 1984

Last Amended: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 287093

Location: Surrey Heath, Surrey, GU15

County: Surrey

District: Surrey Heath

Town: Surrey Heath

Electoral Ward/Division: Town

Built-Up Area: Camberley

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Camberley St Michael (York Town)

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

Staff college of The Royal Military

The item shall be amended to read:- LONDON ROAD
The Staff College



Staff College of The
3/24 Royal Military College


College. 1862 by Pennethorne in Victorian Country house style. Stock brick
on stone plinth with channelled rustication on ground floor and dressings,
quoins and centrepiece; mansard slate roofs. 3 storeys and attics under
flat roof sash dormer windows with decorative plat band over ground floor,
cill band to second floor and heavy modillion and bracket eave cornice; stacks
to return fronts under semi-circular decorations to tops. 25 bay front with
sash windows in moulded architrave surrounds, ground and first floor windows
under hoods on brackets. 4 storey corner pavilions; angle piers and an order
on all four storeys: attached Tuscan to ground floor, Ionic on first floor,
antae on second and third. Balustrade with panelled piers to top. Round
turret with glazed drum and ogee dome to left hand corner pavilion. Four
storey 3 bay frontispiece with pedimented aedicule containing military trophies
surmounted by a flagpole above the main cornice. Tripartite window on second
floor, single window to centre of first floor with triangular pediment over
on brackets. Central double panelled doors flanked by half columns in Antis
with cornice projecting either side on 2 full columns.
Interior:-/ Edwardian panelling with Ionic pilasters. Central Roman entrance
Hall, two storeys with encircling gallery. Black and White stone floor :
Doric order below, Ionic order above on columned screens.

Fine Ionic columned staircase.

PEVSNER: Buildings of England, Surrey (1971) p,128.

Listing NGR: SU8726860926

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