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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
Entry Name: Camellia House
Listing Date: 29 March 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1286162
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335629
Location: Wentworth, Rotherham, S62
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
SK39NE WENTWORTH WENTWORTH WOODHOUSE
4/122 Camellia House
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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