Badsey

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Badsey
Terrace at Badsey.jpg
Terraced houses in Badsey
Badsey is located in Worcestershire
Badsey
Badsey
 Badsey shown within Worcestershire
Population 2,657 [1]
OS grid reference SP072431
   – London  87 miles (140 km) 
Civil parish Badsey
District Wychavon
Shire county Worcestershire
Region West Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town EVESHAM
Postcode district WR11
Dialling code 01386
Police West Mercia
Fire Hereford and Worcester
Ambulance West Midlands
EU Parliament West Midlands
List of places
UK
England
Worcestershire

Coordinates: 52°05′N 1°53′W / 52.08°N 1.89°W / 52.08; -1.89

Badsey is a village and civil parish in the Wychavon district of Worcestershire, England. It has two parks and a small first school located in the centre of the village.

Location[edit]

The village of Badsey is located about two miles east of Evesham, in the Vale of Evesham. It lies close to the River Avon.[2] According to the 2001 census the Badsey ward had a population of 2,657.[1]

Amenities and history[edit]

The Manor House, 4 & 6 High Street

The old manor house, a Grade II* listed building, still stands on the village High Street. It is half-timbered, black and white and today is a private residence, mainly from the 16th century, restored in the 1940s.[3] The village and parish church is dedicated to St. James.[4] The village has a Spar shop (open 7 days a week) with a post office located inside. The two local pubs are called the Wheatsheaf Inn[5] and the Round Of Gras.[6]

Notable residents[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2001 Census Worcestershire County Population Report (pdf), archived (PDF) from the original on 27 September 2007, retrieved 2007-08-31 
  2. ^ "Badsey, Worcestershire". GENUKI. Archived from the original on 30 September 2007. Retrieved 2007-08-31. 
  3. ^ www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk The Manor House, Badsey, Worcestershire
  4. ^ www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk Church of St James, Badsey
  5. ^ Worcester News 8 April 2011 "The Wheatsheaf Inn"
  6. ^ Evesham Journal 2 June 2011 "Pub regulars robbed at knifepoint"
  7. ^ "Daryl Mitchell player profile". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2007-08-31. 
  8. ^ "Review of the Year 2006". Evesham Journal. 2006-12-28. Retrieved 2008-01-26. 

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