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Keats Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Shanklin, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.6291 / 50°37'44"N

Longitude: -1.174 / 1°10'26"W

OS Eastings: 458517

OS Northings: 81366

OS Grid: SZ585813

Mapcode National: GBR 9DS.J0G

Mapcode Global: FRA 87FD.VV0

Plus Code: 9C2WJRHG+J9

Entry Name: Keats Inn

Listing Date: 27 September 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034298

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310239

Location: Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Shanklin

Built-Up Area: Shanklin

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Shanklin St Saviour-on-the-Cliff

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


Keats Inn


Inn originally built as Shanklin Club. c1880 in mixture of
Gothic and Mughal styles. rubble with modern concrete tiled
roof and wooden and cast iron detailing. 1 to 2 storeys on
sloping site. 3 bays. West elevation has central 2 storey
half-hipped section with fretted bargeboards flanked by 1
storey sections with gables having fretted bargeboards and
quatrefoil motif. These have no window and elaborate wooden
brackets. Elaborate balcony of 2 storeys, the ground floor on
circular columns, the upper on chamfered square columns, all
with curved cast iron brackets and railings. In the centre the
balcony projects to from a port-cochere. Side elevations have
1 hipped and 1 half-hipped gable and the balcony continues to
the east elevation which has a central large half-hipped gable
with central quatrefoil motif and elaborate fretted wooden
bargeboards flanked by 2 smaller gables also with fretted
bargeboards and quatrefoil motif. 3 French windows to 1st
floor. Casements to ground floor. Steps with stone balustrade
to centre. This building is stylistically similar to the
Chalet cafe (see Rylstone Garden) and may be by the same hand.

Listing NGR: SZ5851781366

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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