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Batchelors Mead, Bishops Cannings

Description: Batchelors Mead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 311556

OS Grid Reference: SU0482163393
OS Grid Coordinates: 404821, 163393
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3696, -1.9321

Location: Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire SN10 3LX

Locality: Bishops Cannings
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN10 3LX

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Listing Text

SU 06 SW
(north side)
6/134 Batchelor's Mead


House gable end to road. C14 and C19. Brick with thatched roof.
Two storeys, 4 bays comprising a 3-bay medieval house, with bay
against road rebuilt in C19 as schoolroom, and fourth bay added C20
at opposite end. Entrance in C20 lean-to on west side, leading to
rear bay of early house. Timber paned casement windows and 3-light
transomed and diamond paned gable window to former schoolroom this
Interior has two full cruck trusses forming central open bay.
Trusses have half lap dovetailed tie beams and arched braced
collars, with inserted moulding at centre of collar. Windbraces,
now absent, to single purlins and principals extended and lapped at
apex, and notched for ridge,Type E. Central bay has inserted deep
chamfered cross beam ceiling with bar stops, and framed fireplace
with timber lintel and jambs moulded. Room behind stack has angled

Listing NGR: SU0482163393

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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