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Camellia House in Bretton Park Approximately 80 Metres West of Bretton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in West Bretton, Wakefield

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313229

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342581

Location: West Bretton, Wakefield, WF4

County: Wakefield

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

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Listing Text

SE21SE WEST BRETTON PARK ROAD
(north side, off)


8/85 Camellia House in
22.11.66 Bretton Park approx. 80
metres west of Bretton
Hall

GV II


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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