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© Dr Neil Bentham

IoE Number: 32747
Location: TEMPLE CLOUD COURT HOUSE, TEMPLE CLOUD
  CAMELEY, BATH AND NORTH EAST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Dr Neil Bentham
Date Photographed: 09 April 2005
Date listed: 05 March 1982
Date of last amendment: 05 March 1982
Grade II

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ST 65 NWCAMELEY TEMPLE CLOUD6/11Temple Cloud Court House5.3.82G.V.II

ST 65 NW CAMELEY TEMPLE CLOUD 6/11 Temple Cloud Court House 5.3.82 G.V. II Court House and Police Station. Dated 1857. Coursed rubble with irregular quoins and stone dressings. Slate mansard and pitched roof with bracketted eaves. Ashlar stacks with bracketted caps. Neo-Jacobean style. 2 storeys, 3 windows with stepped ogee and curvilinear coped gables with finials. Windows are 2 and 3-light casements with chamfered stone mullions and transoms. Ground floor windows have dripmoulds with returns all under relieving arches of alternating light and dark stone. Central section is advanced, central arched doorway under hoodmould with figure stops flanked by single light windows, terminates in curvilinear gable with pierced pyramid and globe finials. Datestone in gable; inscription over door reads: "DIVISIONAL COURT & POLICE STATION'. To south is an attached hexagonal belvedere of 2 storeys with corner buttresses and truncated roof. To north and set back but attached to rear of main block is a flight of stone stairs leading to an upper floor entry under coped curvilinear gable. (Building News, 1857, 199; Drawings in RIBA).

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