List entry

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 CAMELIA HOUSE ADJOINING EAST END OF SCULPTURE GALLERY

List entry Number: 1114012

Location

THE CAMELIA HOUSE ADJOINING EAST END OF SCULPTURE GALLERY

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

County District District Type Parish
Central BedfordshireUnitary AuthorityWoburn

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 23-Jan-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 16-Mar-1987

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 38259

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SP 9632-9732 WOBURN WOBURN PARK 10/156 23.1.61 The Camelia House adjoining E end of Sculpture Gallery (formerly listed as Woburn Abbey Conservatory) GV I Conservatory. 1822 by Sir Jeffry Wyatville for John 6th Duke of Bedford. Brick with ashlar dressings. Single-storeyed quadrant plan. S (Main) elevation: consists of large full-length window panels separated by simply moulded piers. Windows are small-paned with wood glazing bars, central panel including French windows. Plain parapet. Interior: cast iron tie beams, lower sides arched, with pierced decoration to spandrels. Shallow hipped glazed roof. C.Aslet, "Park and Garden Buildings at Woburn", Country Life, March 31 and April 7 1983, p. 860.

Listing NGR: SP9665232435

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in Country Life, (1983), 860
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 2 Bedfordshire,

National Grid Reference: SP 96652 32435

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