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Glasshampton (Monastery), Astley and Dunley

Description: Glasshampton (Monastery)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 152257

OS Grid Reference: SO7855566875
OS Grid Coordinates: 378555, 266875
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2996, -2.3159

Location: Astley, Worcestershire DY13 0RJ

Locality: Astley and Dunley
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY13 0RJ

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Listing Text


3/29 Glasshampton (Monastery)


- II

Former stable block now Anglican monastery. Early C19. Red brick with slate
roofs. Forms U-shape with corner pavilions and central portico to main range.
East front 2-storey central block, single storey link blocks and 2-storey
pavilions; 1:5:1:5:1 windows; pavilions with hipped roofs, have paired pilasters
and sill band; mostly glazing bar sash windows with rubbed brick lintels, some
pivotted; central taller pedimented block with roundel in tympanum and small
clock in cupola above; panel on first floor bears religious text; former door-
way below now a tripartite glazing bar sash window. Former stable block of
lost Glasshampton house destroyed by fire in 1810.

Listing NGR: SO7855566875

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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