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Batchelors Mead

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3696 / 51°22'10"N

Longitude: -1.9321 / 1°55'55"W

OS Eastings: 404821

OS Northings: 163393

OS Grid: SU048633

Mapcode National: GBR 3W7.4B9

Mapcode Global: VHB49.GTFY

Plus Code: 9C3W9399+R5

Entry Name: Batchelors Mead

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311556

Location: Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bishops Cannings

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Cannings and Etchilhampton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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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

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