Description: Batheaston House
Date Listed: 1 February 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 32102
OS Grid Reference: ST7786267462
OS Grid Coordinates: 377862, 167462
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4058, -2.3196
ST 7767 BATHEASTON C.P. HIGH STREET
1.2.56 No. 290 (Batheastor House)
Detached house. Dated 1712 HW, under central window at rear; said to be late
C17th datestone inside. Ashlar; Cotswold stone slate roof with coped raised
verges; coved moulded cornice; raised quoins. 2 storeys, basement and attics
in dormers (3 square dormers on entrance elevation, 5 pedimented dormers on
garden elevation). 5 windows; glazing bar sashes in bolection moulded
architraves with blank panels below; central window has engaged balusters below.
Moulded string course. Modern 6-pane door to left in Tuscan doorcase with
segmented pediment. Interior: Fine panelling and moulded plasterwork. Built
for Henry Walters (1667-1753) who succeeded to the property of (Bath) Easton and
(St.) Catherine through his grandfather, Henry Blanchard. Both were wealthy
clothiers. Dobbie B.M.W., An English Rural Community, 1969.
Listing NGR: ST7786167461
Source: English Heritage
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