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Description: Keble House
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 129727
OS Grid Reference: SP1557201003
OS Grid Coordinates: 415572, 201003
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7076, -1.7760
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SP 1401-1501 & FAIRFORD
SP 1400-1500 LONDON ROAD
13/170 & 14/170 Keble House (formerly included
in London Street)
Detached house. Early C18, with new front added in 1780's by John
Keble, then Vicar of Coln St. Aldwyns, whose son John, the
Tractarian, was born here on 25th April 1792. The house is still
occupied at the time of survey (September 1985) by members of the
Keble family. Coursed rubble stone front with alternating flush
quoins, on rubble stone rear ranges, stone slate roof, stone end
stacks with offset and moulded cornice. Single front range of 2
storeys and attic as cross range to 2-storey earlier rear ranges.
Three windows, raking dormers with 6-pane sashes through eaves, 9-
pane sashes to first floor with plain stone architraves with thin
outer edge moulding, and continuous sill band. Ground floor has
two 12-pane sashes and central stone round-headed doorcase, all
with similar moulding, with keystone and imposts to doorcase.
Recessed double doors of C19, half-glazed and with margin glazing,
and radial fanlight. Main entrance on right hand return with 6-
panel door. Internal shutters remain on ground floor.
Listing NGR: SP1557201003
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Source: English Heritage
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