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Hopton Court, Leigh

Description: Hopton Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 153370

OS Grid Reference: SO7578652402
OS Grid Coordinates: 375786, 252402
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1693, -2.3554

Location: Hopton Lane, Leigh, Worcestershire WR6 5HP

Locality: Leigh
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 5HP

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Listing Text

SO 75 SE
2/56 Hopton Court
- II
House. Early C19. Unpainted stucco with hipped slate roof. A symmetrical
composition with a main block of three storeys and five bays flanked by
wings each of two storeys, and two bays. Main block, wings, and central bay
each flanked by giant pilasters which have capitals with a cavetto moulding.
These terminate below coved eaves. Windows are sashed with glazing bars.
The single-storey distyle limestone porch has Greek Doric columns between
unfluted antae. Chimneys to left and right of main block behind ridge.
Interior: not fully accessible at time of survey (October 1986). Has stair
with open string, turned balusters and wreathed handrails. Nash is said to
have made alterations to the house after 1803. (BoE, p 212).

Listing NGR: SO7578652402

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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