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Batheaston House, Batheaston

Description: Batheaston House

Grade: II*
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

Location: High Street, Batheaston, Bath and North East Somerset BA1 7RA

Locality: Batheaston
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA1 7RA

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Listing Text

(South-east side)
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

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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