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The Camelia House Adjoining East End of Sculpture Gallery

A Grade I Listed Building in Woburn, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 51.982 / 51°58'55"N

Longitude: -0.5941 / 0°35'38"W

OS Eastings: 496652

OS Northings: 232435

OS Grid: SP966324

Mapcode National: GBR F2F.LMB

Mapcode Global: VHFQY.NF9Y

Entry Name: The Camelia House Adjoining East End of Sculpture Gallery

Listing Date: 23 January 1961

Last Amended: 16 March 1987

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114012

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38259

Location: Woburn, Central Bedfordshire, MK17

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Woburn

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Woburn

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

23.1.61 The Camelia House
adjoining E end of
Sculpture Gallery (formerly listed
as Woburn Abbey Conservatory)
Conservatory. 1822 by Sir Jeffry Wyatville for John 6th Duke of Bedford.
Brick with ashlar dressings. Single-storeyed quadrant plan. S (Main)
elevation: consists of large full-length window panels separated by simply
moulded piers. Windows are small-paned with wood glazing bars, central panel
including French windows. Plain parapet. Interior: cast iron tie beams,
lower sides arched, with pierced decoration to spandrels. Shallow hipped
glazed roof.
C.Aslet, "Park and Garden Buildings at Woburn", Country Life, March 31 and
April 7 1983, p. 860.

Listing NGR: SP9665232435

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