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THE STAFF COLLEGE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE STAFF COLLEGE

List entry Number: 1030033

Location

THE STAFF COLLEGE, LONDON ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Surrey

District: Surrey Heath

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Jul-1984

Date of most recent amendment: 27-Sep-1984

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 287093

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History

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Details

In the entry for:- CAMBERLEY & FRIMLEY FORMER U.D LONDON ROAD 3/24 CAMBERLEY Staff college of The Royal Military College

The item shall be amended to read:- LONDON ROAD CAMBERLEY The Staff College

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SU 86SE CAMBERLEY & FRIMLEY FORMER U.D. LONDON ROAD, CAMBERLEY

Staff College of The 3/24 Royal Military College

II GV

College. 1862 by Pennethorne in Victorian Country house style. Stock brick on stone plinth with channelled rustication on ground floor and dressings, quoins and centrepiece; mansard slate roofs. 3 storeys and attics under flat roof sash dormer windows with decorative plat band over ground floor, cill band to second floor and heavy modillion and bracket eave cornice; stacks to return fronts under semi-circular decorations to tops. 25 bay front with sash windows in moulded architrave surrounds, ground and first floor windows under hoods on brackets. 4 storey corner pavilions; angle piers and an order on all four storeys: attached Tuscan to ground floor, Ionic on first floor, antae on second and third. Balustrade with panelled piers to top. Round turret with glazed drum and ogee dome to left hand corner pavilion. Four storey 3 bay frontispiece with pedimented aedicule containing military trophies surmounted by a flagpole above the main cornice. Tripartite window on second floor, single window to centre of first floor with triangular pediment over on brackets. Central double panelled doors flanked by half columns in Antis with cornice projecting either side on 2 full columns. Library: Interior:-/ Edwardian panelling with Ionic pilasters. Central Roman entrance Hall, two storeys with encircling gallery. Black and White stone floor : Doric order below, Ionic order above on columned screens.

Fine Ionic columned staircase.

PEVSNER: Buildings of England, Surrey (1971) p,128.

Listing NGR: SU8726860926

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Nairn, I Rev. by Cherry, The Buildings of England: Surrey, (1971), 128

National Grid Reference: SU 87268 60926

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