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Staff College House and Attached Basement Railing, Staff College Camberley

A Grade II Listed Building in Town, Surrey

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375584

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469548

Location: Surrey Heath, Surrey, GU15

County: Surrey

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

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Listing Text

SU 8761 SE FRIMLEY AND CAMBERLEY LONDON ROAD
(North East side)
282/3/10004
Staff College House and attached
Basement Railing, Staff College
Camberley

GV II


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

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