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Latitude: 51.342 / 51°20'31"N
Longitude: -0.7516 / 0°45'5"W
OS Eastings: 487054
OS Northings: 161066
OS Grid: SU870610
Mapcode National: GBR D8M.W7W
Mapcode Global: VHDXH.XJKK
Plus Code: 9C3X86RX+R9
Entry Name: Staff College House and Attached Basement Railing, Staff College Camberley
Listing Date: 8 July 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1375584
English Heritage Legacy ID: 469548
Location: Surrey Heath, Surrey, GU15
Electoral Ward/Division: Town
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Camberley St Michael (York Town)
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
SU 8761 SE FRIMLEY AND CAMBERLEY LONDON ROAD
(North East side)
Staff College House and attached
Basement Railing, Staff College
Pair of semi-detached officers' houses, now one. 1860s, probably by James Pennethorne, Government Architect. Yellow brick with paler brick and stone dressings, brick1ateral and ridge stacks, and hipped slate roof Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attic and basement; 3:2-window range to garden front. Originally with two entrance fronts: garden front has right-hand section set forward, with quoin strips, brick bands to cills and above heads, and corbelled brick brackets to eaves Cornice, Entrance porch to left of centre has pilasters to a moulded round arch with balustrade to first-floor balcony above, and double 6-panel doors. Right-hand ground-floor tripartite windows with bracketed cornices above, the right-hand one with central French window, left-hand windows with architraves, first-floor wi11dows with rubbed brick heads, to 6/6-pane hornless sashes; 3 gabled half dormers with barge boards, and segmental-arched heads to 2/2-pane sashes.
Right-hand return road front has a 2-window section divided by a lateral stack, and right-hand l-window recessed section with the entrance porch as the garden front.
Left-hand return has 4-window range with 2 right-hand blind windows and a central lateral stack, and a single left-hand dormer.
INTERIOR: not inspected but reported to have entrance stair halls with iron balusters to stairs. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached cast-iron rails with moulded, capped posts enclose left-hand end basement area.
HISTORY: possibly built by Pennethorne at the same time as his Staff College (qv), with which it shares materials and some details, and with which it is included as part of a group.
(Shepperd A: Sandhurst: the Royal Military Academy: London: 1980-).
Listing NGR: SU8705461066
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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