Basic Site Details

Name: Kemble House and estate buildings
City or county: Wiltshire/Gloucestershire
Country: England
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Notes: Originally Wiltshire, later Gloucestershire.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418481855 Remodelling of main house with bay windows
Item 2 of 41848 Design exhibitedHall screen
Item 3 of 41859 Design exhibitedGateway
Item 4 of 41860 Design exhibitedPorter's lodge


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4Robert William BillingsArchitectA18481855Remodelling with bay windows; also hall screen
Item 2 of 4Peter Frederick RobinsonArchitect Before 1848 Various works, as the Gordons' architect at Kemble (see nomination paper)
Item 3 of 4Robert William BillingsArchitectB1855 Gateway
Item 4 of 4Robert William BillingsArchitectC1860 Porter's lodge


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Gordon family 
Item 2 of 2Gordon, AnnaClient for hall screen, 1848


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Royal Academy1848   Hall screen
Item 2 of 4Royal Academy1859   1148 (gateway)
Item 3 of 4Royal Academy1860   621 (Porter's Lodge)
Item 4 of 4Verey, David and Brooks, Alan1999Gloucestershire 1: The Cotswolds (The Buildings of England)3rd Edition, 1London: Penguin Booksp423