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Camellia House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wentworth, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.4745 / 53°28'28"N

Longitude: -1.4124 / 1°24'44"W

OS Eastings: 439096

OS Northings: 397685

OS Grid: SK390976

Mapcode National: GBR LXL8.07

Mapcode Global: WHDD4.8XNS

Plus Code: 9C5WFHFQ+Q2

Entry Name: Camellia House

Listing Date: 29 March 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286162

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335629

Location: Wentworth, Rotherham, S62

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Wentworth

Built-Up Area: Wentworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wentworth Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Camellia house. Early C19 incorporating mid C18 part to rear. For the
Wentworth Estate. Ashlar sandstone facade with brick returns, glazed
roof; centre of C18 part: limestone, slate roof. Single storey.
Main front : 3:3:3 bays. Plinth, stone steps to central 3 bays which
break forward. 4 Ionic columns flank full-height casements with
glazing bars which incorporate door. Outer bays : fully glazed with
40-pane sashes interspersed with Ionic pilasters which are doubled
at each end. Plain frieze, cornice. Balustrade (missing above bay 6
and with original statues and ornaments removed).

Rear : 3-bay pediment flanked by low side wings, set back. Plinth,
rusticated quoins and central bay. Part-glazed door beneath keyed
round arch and flanked by columns with alternate blocking. Outer bays
have sashes beneath keyed round arches. Architrave and cornice break
forward above keystones and columns; plain tympanum. Side wings each
have 6-panel door flanked by sashes with glazing bars; flat arches;
cornice and monoclinal roof with hipped end.

Interior : Camellia beds flank pedimented doorway leading to rear
room. C18 part in poor condition at time of re-survey.

Listing NGR: SK3909697685

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