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Estcourt Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Tetbury Upton, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6262 / 51°37'34"N

Longitude: -2.1507 / 2°9'2"W

OS Eastings: 389666

OS Northings: 191938

OS Grid: ST896919

Mapcode National: GBR 1P0.WMB

Mapcode Global: VH95K.NDW7

Entry Name: Estcourt Grange

Listing Date: 6 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154751

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128603

Location: Tetbury Upton, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Tetbury Upton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tetbury St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 89 SE TETBURY UPTON -

5/328 Estcourt Grange
6.9.54


II


Large detached house. Late C16/early C17, with later wing to
north probably of late C17. Rubble stone faced in roughcast with
stone quoins, Cotswold stone-slate roof, multiple ashlar stacks,
some with paired flues and moulded caps. L-shape with cross gable
to left and older wing projecting forward to right, and 2-storey
square entrance porch in angle. Mostly 2 storeys and attic.
Right-hand wing has 3 gables with hexagonal finials, each with one
2-light cavetto moulded stone mullion window with square hoodmouLd.
1st floor has 3 windows, 3-light cavetto moulded stone mullion,
with continuous dripmould. Ground floor as first. Angle gable is
cut into by porch (added 1734) which has wide square arch with
moulded jambs and lintel. Lintel is very large and has square
hoodmould. C20 glazed inner doors. 2-light window above, also
cavetto moulded with square hoodmould, parapet wall to top of
porch. Left-hand gable on north range has one window on each
floor, 5/4/3-light going up with wide stone mullions with shallow
cavetto moulding, string course above ground and 1st floor. To
left of porch, one 3-light window on ground and 1st floors and
early C20 gabled dormer above. Small C19 wing to right return and
remains of medieval chapel probably of C14 with niches to far right
in restored single storey block. Very large external stack beyond
C19 wing on right hand return. This is the site of a Cistercian
Priory, established c1140.
Interior not inspected as not accessible at time of survey but
could be of interest. (David Verey, Buildings of England:
Gloucestershire - the Cotswolds, 1979; VCH, Gloucestershire, Vol.
XI, 1976.)


Listing NGR: ST8966691938

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